Dextrocardia and asplenia in situs inversus totalis in a baby: a case report

  title={Dextrocardia and asplenia in situs inversus totalis in a baby: a case report},
  author={A. Kumar and M. Singh and N. Yadav},
  journal={Journal of Medical Case Reports},
  • A. Kumar, M. Singh, N. Yadav
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Medical Case Reports
  • IntroductionSitus inversus with dextrocardia is the complete inversion of position of the thoracic and abdominal viscera. It may be isolated or associated with malformations, especially cardiac and/or alimentary. It may be discovered in infancy because of associated anomalies but often remains asymptomatic and discovered incidentally in adult life. Only a small number of cases have been reported from India.Case presentationWe report the case of a 7-month-old Indo-Aryan baby girl found to have… CONTINUE READING
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