eversion


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e·ver·sion

 (ĭ-vûr′zhən)
n.
1.
a. The act of turning inside out.
b. The condition of being turned inside out.
2. The condition of being turned outward.

[Middle English eversioun, from Old French eversion, from Latin ēversiō, ēversiōn-, from ēversus, past participle of ēvertere, to overturn; see evert.]

e·ver′si·ble (-sə-bəl) adj.

e•ver•sion

(ɪˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən)

n.
a turning or being turned outward or inside out.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Latin]
e•ver′si•ble, adj.

eversion

A turning outwards.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eversion - the position of being turned outward; "the eversion of the foot"
posture, attitude, position - the arrangement of the body and its limbs; "he assumed an attitude of surrender"
2.eversion - the act of turning inside out
movement, motility, motion, move - a change of position that does not entail a change of location; "the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise"; "movement is a sign of life"; "an impatient move of his hand"; "gastrointestinal motility"
Translations

e·ver·sion

n. eversión, versión hacia afuera, esp. la de una mucosa que rodea un orificio natural.
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Seven patients were operated in locoregional anesthesia, in 44% of patients endoluminal protection was used, with direct or patch closure, and in 56% of patients eversion technique was used.
In neurological examination, hypoesthesia was present in right leg lateral, muscle strength of right ankle dorsiflexion, toe dorsiflexion and ankle eversion was at the level of 0/5.
The choice of eversion CEA or standard CEA depended on the location of carotid bifurcation, the length of plaque, the size of vascular lumen, and specific clinical conditions.
"Eversion of the upper lids revealed multiple darkly pigmented subconjunctival concretions, some eroding through the conjunctival surface.
Finally, the use of a toe clip significantly increased the peak foot eversion angle (p < 0.001) and the mean external rotation angle (p < 0.001, Table 3).
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[5] designed a bio-inspired soft wearable robotic device for assisting dorsiflexion and plantarflexion as well as inversion and eversion to provide assistance during gait.
Examination revealed two distinct lesions of leukoplakia on the right upper eyelid margin, extending onto the tarsal conjunctiva found on eye lid eversion and measuring 5 mm horizontally (Figure 1).