Situs viscerum inversus

Situs viscerum inversus - opposite (mirrored) the location of the internal organs. It can affect all viscera or organs separate cavities of the body (chest, abdomen, and others) and even private bodies. The heart may be to the right, liver - left, spleen on the right. This rare anomaly is usually not accompanied by any violation of the functions of organs and detected by means of percussion, auscultation and x-ray studies.
Cm. also Dextrocardia.