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Situs i nversus totalis (SIT) is an uncommon anomaly characterised by transposition of organs to the opposite side of the body in a mirror image of normal. It may cause difficulties in the diagnostic and therapeutic management of abdominal pathology due to the mirror-image anatomy. We report the management of a case of symptomatic cholilithiasis with emphasis on its surgical technique.


Situs inversus totalis Cholilithiasis Laparoscopy Cholecystectomy Case report Saudi Arabia.

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Elbeshry, T. M., & Ghnnam, W. M. (2012). Retrograde (fundus first) Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Situs Inversus Totalis. Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal, 12(1), 113–115. Retrieved from