Medical Dictionary

intorsion

noun in·tor·sion
variants: or

intortion

\in-ˈtȯr-shən\play

Medical Definition of intorsion

  1. :  inward rotation (as of a body part) about an axis or a fixed point; especially :  rotation of the eye around its anteroposterior axis so that the upper part moves toward the nose—compare extorsion

intorsional

\-ˈtȯr-sh(ə-)nəl\play adjective

intorted

\-ˈtȯrt-əd\play adjective

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