Situs inversus

What is Situs inversus?

It is a congenital disorder in which the major visceral organs are present in the anatomically opposite side of their normal position, eg heart, spleen on the right side.

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my wife under went a 24 week anomoly scan today and the scan says situs inversus totalis. Is it safe to continue pregnancy. can the child born...

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Situs inversus totalis is a condition where major visceral organs inside the body are reversed...

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I have situs inversus and I am pregnant. 9 weeks. Haven t had my ultra sound yet. I have sickness all day. I m starting to dehydrate. I had surgery...

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Most people with situs inversus usually have no medical symptoms or complications resulting from the condition. The...

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abnormal cells come and go in females during pap test in my close family such as my sisters and my daughter. my sister while pregnant had them so...

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Kartageners syndrome as you mentioned has situs in versus totalis and abnormal ciliary motion of some cells in various parts of...

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