Definition of Anteflexion. Meaning of Anteflexion. Synonyms of Anteflexion

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Definition of Anteflexion

Anteflexion
Anteflexion An`te*flex"ion, n. (Med.) A displacement forward of an organ, esp. the uterus, in such manner that its axis is bent upon itself. --T. G. Thomas.

Meaning of Anteflexion from wikipedia

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- (there are two of each): Normally, the uterus lies in anteversion and anteflexion. In most women, the long axis of the uterus is bent forward on the long...
- "Sampson's artery." The function of the round ligament is maintenance of the anteflexion of the uterus (a position where the fundus of the uterus is turned forward...
- limb; extension (also called dorsiflexion or retroversion) and flexion (anteflexion or anteversion) occur along a transverse axis; and abduction and adduction...
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