Definition: Congenital displacement or malposition of any organ or part of the body.
[G. ektopos, out of place, fr. ektos, outside, + topos, place]
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.