Medical Definition of Heterotopy

1. 1. A deviation from the natural position; a term applied in the case of organs or growths which are abnormal in situation. 2. A deviation from the natural position of parts, supposed to be effected in thousands of years, by the gradual displacement of germ cells. Origin: Hetero- + Gr. Place: cf. F. Heterotopie. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Heterotopy

heterothermic
heterotolerance
heterotonia
heterotopia
heterotopia maculae
heterotopias
heterotopic
heterotopic graft
heterotopic gray matter
heterotopic pregnancy
heterotopic stimulus
heterotopous
heterotopy (current term)
heterotransplantable
heterotransplantation
heterotransplantations
heterotricha
heterotrichosis
heterotricycle
heterotricycles
heterotricyclic
heterotrimer
heterotrimeric
heterotrimers
heterotroph
heterotrophic
heterotrophic enzyme

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