Medical Must-See: CT shows nothing is quite where it’s supposed to be
Sounding like something straight out of Harry Potter, and just as fantastical, this CT scan reveals a rare case of situs inversus with levocardia.
The patient, in his 50s, was blissfully unaware of his inverted organs when he presented with a gradually progressive dry cough and breathlessness of 2-3 years, as well as recent abdominal distension.
His dyspnoea had worsened over the past month.
On examination, doctors noted clubbing and swollen feet, along with a bulging precordium and congestive