adjectiveAnatomy & Medicine
(Of an organ of the body, especially the womb) inclined forward.
- The pelvis was anteverted, and there was a flexion deformity of both knees.
- The patient showed external minor abnormalities, including hypertelorism, small mouth, and anteverted nares.
- A normal acetabulum is 20-degrees to 30-degrees anteverted; however, wide variation exists.
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