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(het″ĕ-rot′ŏ-pē) [hetero- + top- + -ia]
1. The appearance of a cluster of normal cells in an abnormal location, as of a cluster of cells from the adrenal glands found in a tissue specimen taken from the ovaries. 2. The displacement of an organ or body part from its normal location. heterotopic (het″ĕ-rō-top′ik), adj.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Heterotopia, Heterotopy." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/770564/all/heterotopia__heterotopy.
Heterotopia, heterotopy. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/770564/all/heterotopia__heterotopy. Accessed November 19, 2019.
Heterotopia, heterotopy. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/770564/all/heterotopia__heterotopy
Heterotopia, Heterotopy [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 November 19]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/770564/all/heterotopia__heterotopy.
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