Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Situs Inversus: Case Report
Corresponding AuthorAhmad Aljarboo
Department of General Surgery, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
A B S T R A C T
Situs inversus is a rare congenital disorder characterized by mirror image of the internal organs’ arrangements. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in such patient is considered challenging. In this paper, we present a 64-year-old female which is known to have situs inversus. She underwent uneventful laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Technical difficulty is an obstacle in these patients and modification of the surgical steps will facilitate the operation.
Article TypeCase Report
Publication historyReceived: Mon 09, Nov 2020
Accepted: Thu 19, Nov 2020
Published: Fri 04, Dec 2020
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