dorsiflexion

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dorsiflexion

 [dor″sĭ-flek´shun]
backward flexion or bending, as of the hand or foot.
Dorsiflexion. From Lammon et al., 1995.
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dor·si·flex·ion

(dōr'si-flek'shŭn),
Upward movement (extension) of the foot or toes or of the hand or fingers.
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dor·si·flex·ion

(dōr'si-flek'shŭn)
Turning upward of the foot or toes or of the hand or fingers.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

dorsiflexion

A bending backwards of any part.
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