anteversion


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anteversion

(ˌæntɪˈvɜːʃən)
n
(Medicine) abnormal forward tilting of a bodily organ, esp the uterus
Translations

an·te·ver·sion

n. anteversión, vuelta hacia el frente.
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For each degree of posterior deviation of the anterior pelvic plane (APP), acetabular anteversion and inclination increases by 0.
Bioarchaeological evidence for both polio and CP most frequently consists of atrophy and/or shortening of one or more long bones as well as other osseous changes such as femoral neck anteversion, hip dysplasia, scoliosis, and skeletal alterations in the foot (Brothwell and Browne 2002; Gladykowska-Rzeczycka and Smiszkiewicz-Skwarska 1998; Kozlowski and Piontek 2000; Martin and Potts 2012; Mitchell 1900; Novak et al.
El podologo durante la practica de quiropodia adopta una postura cifotica con abolicion de la lordosis lumbar y anteversion de la pelvis.
Women differ from men in many factors, such as in having high fat mass, low muscle mass, short length, more femoral anteversion angle, in pelvic structure, and in neuromuscular strength.
The femoral length, the anteversion angle and neck angles, the isthmus position and the widths on medio-lateral and cranio-caudal directions of the cross-sections of proximal femur were measured.
sup][10] proved that high or low anteversion and inclination of the acetabular component were associated with squeaking.
19] Potential contributing factors that have been studied are vastus medialis oblique insufficiency, decreased quadriceps, hamstrings, and ilitibial band flexibility, femoral anteversion, increased quadriceps angle, and patellar hypermobility.
During SIS, the shapeable catheter with soft acorn tip can be used with anteversion or retroversion placement and provides uterine distention upon infusion and release for draining without the use of forceps.
Femoral torsion, anteversion and retroversion, and antetorsion and retrotorsion are interchangeable terms used to indicate twisting of the femur, which results in offset of the femoral neck and condyles in the transverse plane.
The new generation of intellijoint HIP provides surgeons with additional critical implant alignment measurements including cup inclination and anteversion, which will be a potential game changer of how hip surgery is performed in the U.
Los examenes mostraron elevacion aguda de azoados (Tabla 1); la ecografia abdominal reporto ascitis, hepatomegalia y derrame pleural bilateral y rinones de tamano normal con aumento de la ecogenicidad sin hidronefrosis; ecografia transvaginal utero en anteversion de 7.