lateroversion

/ (ˌlætərəʊˈvɜːʃən) /

noun

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

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Word Origin for lateroversion

C20: from lateral + -version, from Latin versiō a turning
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Medical definitions for lateroversion

lateroversion
[ lăt′ə-rō-vûrzhən ]

n.

A turning to one side, as of the uterus.
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