adenodiastasismedical dictionary

Separation or ectopia of glands or glandular tissue from their usual anatomical sites, e.g., pancreatic glands in the wall of the small intestine, gastric glands in the wall of the oesophagus.

Origin: adeno-+ G. Diastasis, a separation

(05 Mar 2000)

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