Medical Dictionary


noun ret·ro·ver·sion \-ˈvər-zhən also -shən\

Medical Definition of RETROVERSION

:  the bending backward of the uterus and cervix out of the normal axis so that the fundus points toward the sacrum and the cervix toward the pubic symphysis—compare retroflexion

Illustration of RETROVERSION


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