corectopia

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corectopia

 [kor″ek-to´pe-ah]
abnormal location of the pupil of the eye.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

cor·ec·to·pi·a

(kōr'ek-tō'pē-ă),
Eccentric location of the pupil so that it is not in the center of the iris.
[G. korē, pupil, + ektopos, out of place]
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cor·ec·to·pi·a

(kōr'ek-tō'pē-ă)
Eccentric location of the pupil so that it is not in the center of the iris.
[G. korē, pupil, + ektopos, out of place]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

corectopia

Positioning of the pupil other than in the centre of the iris.
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corectopia 

A condition in which the pupil is not situated in the centre of the iris. It may occur as a result of iris melanoma, ocular surgery (e.g. trabeculectomy), trauma or from a congenital defect (e.g. coloboma). Syn. ectopia pupillae. See luxation of the lens.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann