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Morphological features of congenital acetabular dysplasia: one out of six is retroverted.
Additionally, arthroscopic resection of an impinging acetabular rim that is retroverted is technically demanding.
9[degrees] in the frontal plane and placed in a neutral (parallel to the neck) position in the sagittal plane in 40 hips (58%), anteverted with respect to the neck in 17 hips (25%), and retroverted with respect to the neck in 12 hips (17%).
A retroverted uterus is a normal anatomic variant in 20 to 30 percent of women in the United States.
The company has developed and patented the Metra PS(TM) laparoscopic instrument set, which is used for a minimally invasive surgical procedure designed to help women who suffer from pelvic pain associated with a retroverted (tipped) uterus.
Inlet is the only company that has a commercially marketed product for treating women with a retroverted (tipped) uterus, a painful condition affecting one out of five women.
We know that at least 2 million American women of reproductive age suffer from pelvic pain associated with menstruation or intercourse because of a retroverted or 'tipped' uterus, a condition that can be corrected by this procedure," Jones said.
What these approximately two million women nationwide need to know is that this condition (a retroverted uterus) and these symptoms (pain during intercourse) CAN be treated -- through a very simple surgical procedure called the UPLIFT procedure.