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Situs Inversus Dextrocardia

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi

Abstract

A 59-year-old woman presented with dyspnea on exertion of recent duration. She was a known case of situs inversus dextrocardia. Electrocardiography showed superior axis deviation and a negative P wave in leads I and AVL.

Keywords

Mitral Regurgitation Atrial Appendage Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction Situs Inversus Atrioventricular Valve 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
    • 1
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of EchocardiographyTehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran Heart CentreTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of EchocardiographyKowsar HospitalShirazIran

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