torsiversion

torsiversion

 [tor″sĭ-ver´zhun]
turning of a tooth on its long axis out of normal position.

tor·si·ver·sion

(tōr'si-ver'zhŭn),
A malposition of a tooth in which it is rotated on its long axis.
Synonym(s): torsive occlusion, torsoclusion (2)

tor·si·ver·sion

, torsoversion (tōr'si-vĕr'zhŭn, tōr'sō-)
A malposition of a tooth in which it is rotated on its long axis.
Synonym(s): torsoclusion (2) .

tor·si·ver·sion

, torsoversion (tōr'si-vĕr'zhŭn, tōr'sō-)
Malposition of a tooth in which it is rotated on its long axis.
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As suggested by many if supernumerary teeth were normally orientated, delayed eruption was likely to occur, whereas inverted supernumeraries were more likely to be associated with bodily displacement of the permanent incisors, median diastema and torsiversion. (9)