Surgery: Current Research

ISSN - 2161-1076


Case Report: Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in a Patient with Situs Inversus

Usama Mahmood, Raja Khalid Shabbir, Ramlah Ghazanfor, Sara Malik, Khawaja Rafay Ghazanfar, Ahmed Mujtaba Malik, Maham Tariq, Mehwish Changeez, Javaria Malik

Situs inversus represents abnormal anatomy of thoracic and abdominal organs. It is referred to as “mirror-imaging” of major organs of the body. This is a case report of a patient with situs inversus having cholelithiasis who underwent successful laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Management of such patients requires thorough investigations and meticulous surgical technique.