IPCCC Term TOTAL MIRROR IMAGERY (SITUS INVERSUS TOTALIS)
IPCCC Code 03.01.03
ICD-11 Code PENDING
IPCCC Definition A congenital malformation in which there is complete mirror-imaged arrangement of the internal organs along the left-right axis of the body.
This anterior view of the heart and lungs demonstrates complete mirror-imaged arrangement of the internal organs of the thorax along the left-right axis of the body. The bronchial morphology (not seen here) was mirror-imaged with a trilobed lung on the left and a bilobed lung on the right. The cardiac apex is to the right, the caval veins are to the left with a mirror-imaged brachiocephalic vein. The atriums and ventricles are mirror-imaged and there is mirror-imaged spiraling of the arterial trunks. The aortic arch is to the right with mirror-imaged branching of the brachiocephalic arteries.
- Content for Echocardiogram
- Content for Computerized Axial Tomography
- Content for Angiography
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