Definitions for ectopiaɛkˈtoʊ pi ə
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ectopia
abnormal position of a part or organ (especially at the time of birth)
The condition such that an organ or other body part has an abnormal position.
a morbid displacement of parts, especially such as is congenial; as, ectopia of the heart, or of the bladder
In medicine, an ectopia is a displacement or malposition of an organ or other body part. Most ectopias are congenital, but some may happen later in life.
Find a translation for the ectopia definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
Are we missing a good definition for ectopia?
The Web's Largest Resource for
Definitions & Translations
A Member Of The STANDS4 Network
Nearby & related entries:
Alternative searches for ectopia: