DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for situs inversus

Situs inversus [DOID:758]

Situs inversus (also called situs transversus or oppositus) is a congenital condition in which the major visceral organs are reversed or mirrored from their normal positions. The normal arrangement is known as situs solitus. In other rare cases, in a condition known as situs ambiguus or heterotaxy, situs cannot be determined.

Synonyms:  situs inversus,  DOID:758,  Complete transposition (morphologic abnormality),  Laterality sequence (disorder),  situs inversus viscerum (disorder) ...