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Related to sinistrocardia: dextrocardia


a term denoting normal position of the heart associated with transposition of other viscera (situs inversus).
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Displacement of the heart beyond the normal position on the left side.
[sinistro- + G. kardia, heart]
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Leftward displacement of the heart beyond its normal position.
[sinistro- + G. kardia, heart]
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