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I learned something cool on the @curiositydotcom app: People With Situs Inversus Have Flipped Organs

People With Situs Inversus Have Flipped Organs

I learned something cool on the app: People With Situs Inversus Have Flipped Organs

Heart or liver transplants in a person with situs inversus are almost like trying to do a jigsaw puzzle with the wrong pieces.

Situs inversus and my 'through the looking glass' body

Lack of anatomy training could lead to shortage of surgeons

Cool facts #101   More info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Situs_inversus

(COPD), is also the fourth leading cause of death in the U. and includes ailments in which lung tissue dies or airways are narrowed, such as emphysema or chronic obstructive bronchitis.

Reversed organs. This inherited condition is called situs inversus totalis (completely inverted arrangement).

This inherited condition is called situs inversus totalis (completely inverted arrangement).

Situs inversus, short form of the Latin “situs inversus viscerum”, is a term used to describe the inverted position of chest and abdominal organs. It is called situs inversus totalis when there is a total transposition of abdominal and thoracic viscera (mirror image of internal organs normal positioning).  http://radiopaedia.org/articles/situs-inversus

Situs inversus, short form of the Latin “situs inversus viscerum”, is a term used to describe the inverted position of chest and abdominal organs. It is called situs inversus totalis when there is a total transposition of abdominal and thoracic viscera (mirror image of internal organs normal positioning). http://radiopaedia.org/articles/situs-inversus

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Situs Inversus, 2017

Situs Inversus, 2017

Situs inversus - Wikipedia

Situs inversus - Wikipedia

Medical Alert Tattoo - Situs Inversus Maralyn June of Thunder Bay Done Feb.6, 2015, at Ink Alley in Thunder Bay, Ontario

Medical Alert Tattoo - Situs Inversus Maralyn June of Thunder Bay Done at Ink Alley in Thunder Bay, Ontario

Situs inversus: cuando los órganos están al revés

I think it is really politically motivated which I am postulating now starts in the womb based on arguments put forward by those whose bodies may grow on the right. Growing Left, Growing Right – How a Body Breaks Symmetry

El situs inversus es una condición congénita en la cual los órganos viscerales se invierten o se reflejan de sus posiciones normales. La posición normal de los órganos internos se conoce como situs solitus mientras que el situs inversus es generalmente la imagen en espejo de los órganos. La mayoría de las personas con situs …

El situs inversus es una condición congénita en la cual los órganos viscerales se invierten o se reflejan de sus posiciones normales. La posición normal de los órganos internos se conoce como situs solitus mientras que el situs inversus es generalmente la imagen en espejo de los órganos. La mayoría de las personas con situs …

Dextrocardia: heart swapped, Situs Inversus all organs swapped (feel for liver)

Dextrocardia: heart swapped, Situs Inversus all organs swapped (feel for liver)

Ashok Shivnani-Situs Inversus-Indian Medical Anomalies

Situs Inversus Totalis is a medical condition where the person's Thoracic and upper GI contents are located in the opposite side of the body where normally positioned. This a rare condition that can exist in approximately births.

Situs inversus, is a rare anomaly (0.01% prevalence) where there is a situation with asymmetrical positioning of the organs of the chest and abdomen which are to a mirror image of their normal arrangement. It is generally an autosomal recessive condition although it can be X-linked or found in identical "mirror" twins.  Read more: http://radiopaedia.org/articles/situs_inversus

Situs inversus, is a rare anomaly prevalence) where there is a situation…