Definitions for ectopiaɛkˈtoʊ pi ə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ectopia(noun)

    abnormal position of a part or organ (especially at the time of birth)


  1. ectopia(Noun)

    The condition such that an organ or other body part has an abnormal position.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ectopia(noun)

    a morbid displacement of parts, especially such as is congenial; as, ectopia of the heart, or of the bladder

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. 'ek out + place.]


  1. Ectopia

    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.

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