EURORAD ESR

Case 13322

Kartagener's syndrome; two cases in siblings

Author(s)
Dr Najibullah RASOULY1, Dr Farhad FARZAM2

1Consultant Radiologist
2 Radiology Medical Officer
French Medical Institute for Children,
Kabul, Afghanistan;
Email: nrasouly@gmail.com
Email:fa.farhad.fa@gmail.com
 
Patient
male, 26 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Chest Radiograph

    Chest radiograph; showing dextrocardia and fundic bubble on the right side.

     
    Area of Interest: Respiratory system; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Chest CT 1

    Chest topogram; shows dexrocardia and right side gastric air bubble.

     
    Area of Interest: Respiratory system; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Chest CT 2

    Axial CT section; shows bronchiectasis in the right lower lobe.

     
    Area of Interest: Respiratory system; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Chest CT 3

    Axial CT section; shows bronchiectasis in the left upper lobe.

     
    Area of Interest: Respiratory system; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Abdomen CT 1

    CT abdomen axial section; showing transposition of viscerae (spleen in the right side and liver in the left side).

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 6
    Abdomen CT 2

    CT abdomen axial section; shows right-sided spleen and left-sided spleen and stomach, suggesting Situs Inversus.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 7
    Para nasal sinuses Radiograph 1

    PNS radiograph; shows chronic sinusitis.

     
    Area of Interest: Respiratory system; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 8
    Para nasal sinuses Radiograph 2

    PNS radiograph; shows chronic maxillary sinusitis with hypoplasia of frontal sinuses.

     
    Area of Interest: Respiratory system; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
Chest radiograph; showing dextrocardia and fundic bubble on the right side.
 
Chest topogram; shows dexrocardia and right side gastric air bubble.
 
Axial CT section; shows bronchiectasis in the right lower lobe.
 
Axial CT section; shows bronchiectasis in the left upper lobe.
 
CT abdomen axial section; showing transposition of viscerae (spleen in the right side and liver in the left side).
 
CT abdomen axial section; shows right-sided spleen and left-sided spleen and stomach, suggesting Situs Inversus.
 
PNS radiograph; shows chronic sinusitis.
 
PNS radiograph; shows chronic maxillary sinusitis with hypoplasia of frontal sinuses.
 
 
 
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