lateroversion

/ (ˌlætərəʊˈvɜːʃən) /

noun

abnormal lateral displacement of a bodily organ or part, esp of the uterus

Nearby words

  1. laterodeviation,
  2. lateroduction,
  3. lateroflexion,
  4. laterotorsion,
  5. laterotrusion,
  6. latescent,
  7. latest,
  8. latex,
  9. latex agglutination test,
  10. latex paint

Word Origin for lateroversion

C20: from lateral + -version, from Latin versiō a turning

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Medicine definitions for lateroversion

lateroversion

[ lăt′ə-rō-vûrzhən ]

n.

A turning to one side, as of the uterus.

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