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a.1.In a state of retroversion.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Now and then its extent flashed upon me, but the glimpse was lost to my retroverted vision almost as soon as won.
Sacrococcygeal eversion is a condition in which the distal sacral and coccygeal vertebrae are curved in a retroverted direction.
During bimanual examination, findings such as a fixed, tender, or retroverted uterus, uterosacral ligament nodularity, or an enlarged adnexal mass representing an ovarian endometrioma may be appreciated.
Among the anatomical variations studied, DNS was the most common variation found, followed by concha bullosa (37.2%), onodi cell (12.8%), agger nasi cell (8.14%), haller cell and paradoxical middle turbinate (3.5% each), retroverted uncinate (2.32%) and pneumatized uncinate process (1.16%) in that order.
On bimanual exam, uterus was retroverted and part of IUD was palpable in rectouterine pouch.
14) and then in patients with a retroverted uterus, which is defined as the condition in which the uterus is tipped backwards so that it aims towards the rectum (Fig.
She added,"The tilted posture or the misbalance and misalignment displaces the uterus from its physiological anteverted or retroverted position and thereby causing pain during menstruation, intercourse, and other fertility-related issues."
Hereditary factors, hormonal influence, pelvic surgery, retroverted uterus, history of varicose veins, and multiple pregnancies are considered as the risk factors.
These new findings supported spontaneous resolution of a retroverted incarcerated uterus.
Intraoperative exploration showed a slightly enlarged retroverted uterus with a wide fundus and a normal right fallopian tube.
A retroverted uterus was identified in five patients of which one patient in addition demonstrated rotation of the retroverted uterus with bilateral patent tubes (Figures 2A and 2B) while on HSG it appeared as a unicornuate uterus.