apex anterior angulation

apex anterior angulation

angulation in the lateral plane in which the apex of the angle is directed anteriorly.

a·pex an·te·ri·or an·gu·la·tion

(ā'peks an-tēr'ē-ŏr ang'gyū-lā'shŭn)
Angulation in the lateral plane in which the apex of the angle is directed anteriorly.
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Radiographs showed a malunited fracture on the middle third left tibia in 20-degrees varus, 15-degrees apex anterior angulation with a 1 cm anterior translation of distal segment, 20-degrees internal rotation and 1.5 cm shortening.
(b) Lateral view showing 20 degrees apex anterior angulation at malunited fracture site.