Dextrocardia with sinus solitus

Leung, Alexander K. C.; Robson, William Lane M.
August 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/1/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 3, p246
Academic Journal
Case Study
Presents a case study of a teenager who was diagnosed with dextrocardia, a condition in which the heart is positioned in the right side of the chest. Medical history of the patient; Laboratory examinations administered to the patient; Syndromes associated with dextrocardia.


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