derotation

de·ro·ta·tion

(dē'rō-tā'shŭn),
1. A turning back.
2. In orthopedics, the correction of a rotation deformity by turning or rotating the deformed structure toward a normal position.
[L. de, away, + rotatio, turning]

de·ro·ta·tion

(dē-rō-tā'shŭn)
1. A turning back.
2. orthopedics The correction of a rotation deformity by turning or rotating the deformed structure toward a normal position.
[L. de, away, + rotatio, turning]
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