tortipelvis

tortipelvis

 [tor″tĭ-pel´vis]
distortions of the spine and hip produced by a disorder marked by irregular muscular contractions of the trunk and extremities.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tor·ti·pel·vis

(tōr'ti-pel'vis),
Twisted pelvis.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

tor·ti·pel·vis

(tōr'ti-pel'vis)
Twisted pelvis.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Govde ve boyun kaslari haricindeki spinal kaslarin bu distonik aktiviteleri skolyoz, lordoz, kifoz, tortipelvis ve opistotonik posturlere neden olabilir.
Saglikli bir sutcocugunda aniden ve kendiliginden basin ve bazi olgularda tortipelvis olarak adlandirilan govdenin de bir tarafa egilmesi ile kendini gosterir.