anteverted


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anteverted

 [an″te-vert´ed]
tipped or bent forward.

an·te·vert·ed

(an'te-vert'ed),
Tilted forward; in a position of anteversion.

an·te·vert·ed

(an'tĕ-vĕrt'ĕd)
Tilted forward; in a position of anteversion.

anteverted

tipped or bent forward.
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An anteverted womb has been linked to a difficulty to conceive but there is no robust evidence for this belief.
In girls, the uterus increases in size and becomes anteverted, the uterine cavity is established, and epithelial secretory activities are initiated.
Table 2 Actual Specimen Head Positions (Neutral is Centered Within the Neck and Parallel to its Longitudinal Axis) Axis of Axis of Orientation Orientation on Actual on Lateral Actual Specimen AP Radiograph Value Radiograph Value Correct-Neutral Neutral 1 mm Neutral 0 mm Valgus Valgus 8[degrees] Neutral 1 mm Varus Varus 11[degrees] Neutral 0 mm Superior Translated 6 mm Neutral 0 mm Translation superiorly (parallel to neutral) Inferior Translated 5 mm Neutral 0 mm Translation inferiorly (parallel to neutral) Anteversion Neutral 11[degrees] Anteverted 1 mm Retroversion Neutral 9[degrees] Retroverted 1 mm Anterior Neutral 4 mm Translated 1 mm Translation anteriorly (parallel to neutral) Posterior Neutral 6 mm Translated 0 mm Translation anteriorly (parallel to neutral)
Version of the femoral component was measured from the cross-table lateral view and was broken down into three categories: retroverted (more than 5[degrees] retroverted with respect to the axis of the neck), neutral (within plus or minus 5[degrees] of parallel to the neck), and anteverted (more than 5[degrees] anteverted with respect to the neck).
She had a round face with deep nasal bridge, long philtrum, anteverted nostrils, thin upper lip, short neck, short chest, protuberant abdomen, diastasis recti, normal female genitalia, and no organomegaly.