Definition of Levocardia

Levocardia: The location of the heart is in the left chest, in its normal condition. This term has sometimes been used to refer to a normal position of the heart when associated with situs inversus (reversal of sidedness of abdominal and thoracic organs) or other heart diseases.

Jameson, J. Larry, et al. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 20th Ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Education, 2018.

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