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Related to femoral anteversion: femoral retroversion
inward twisting of the femur so that the knees and feet turn inward, usually seen in children or in persons with osteoarthritis of the hip.
fem·o·ral an·te·ver·sion(fem'ŏr-ăl an'tĕ-vĕr-zhŭn)
A condition of abnormal medial rotation of the thigh at the hip joint.
Excessive anterior angulation of the neck of the femur, leading to excessive internal rotation of the femur. The normal value for femoral neck anteversion is approx. 15°.
See also: anteversion