The majority of patients with situs inversus
had left-sided RCC (56%) and the most common surgical intervention was an open radical nephrectomy (67%).
Polysplenia syndrome accompanied with situs inversus
totalis and annular pancreas in an elderly patient.
What's wrong when it isn't right: Situs inversus
and genetic control of organ position.
The challenging aspects for anesthesiologists in successful management of patients with situs inversus
totalis should be thoroughly evaluated, as discussed further.
Dextrocardia and situs inversus
are interesting from a diagnostic and embryological standpoint.
The estimated prevalence of PCD is 1:15-30,000 live births and situs inversus
occurs randomly in half the patients.
En resumen, se trata de un hombre joven, aparentemente sin ningun antecedente patologico, que ingreso al hospital por cuadro de disnea y choque posiblemente cardiogenico-septico, en quien se diagnosticaron malformacion congenita de tipo situs inversus
e hipertension pulmonar con concordancia auricuio-ventricular segun la ecocardiografia.
On release, the patient was diagnosed with the following: chronic bronchitis, situs inversus
totalis, polinodular goiter, Barraquer-Simons syndrome, insulin-dependent type 2 non-obese diabetes complicated with polyneuropathie, hypertriglyceridemia, liver steatosis, essential hypertension stage 3 well drug controlled, obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, ischemic heart disease, heart failure class III NYHA, rheumatoid arthritis stage II, polymyositis, osteoporosis.
Kartagener syndrome is an autosomal recessive disorder, a subgroup of primary ciliary dyskinesia, characterized by a triad of bronchiectasis, sinusitis and situs inversus
Combination of partial situs inversus
, polysplenia and annular pancreas with duodenal obstruction and intestinal malrotation.
Here we describe a case of a 53-year-old female with situs inversus
and dextrocardia, where PTMC was successfully performed with a few modifications of the standard Inoue technique.
Dextrocardia situs inversus
is a rare genetic phenomenon in which the positions of organs are reversed; for example, the heart is normally found on the left side of the body, but with dextrocardia, it is on the right.