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heterotopia

 [het″er-o-to´pe-ah]
displacement or misplacement of parts. adj., adj heterotop´ic.

het·er·o·to·pi·a

(het'ĕr-ō-tō'pē-ă),
1. Synonym(s): ectopia
2. In neuropathology, displacement of gray matter, typically into the deep cerebral white matter.
[hetero- + G. topos, place]

het·er·o·to·pi·a

(het'ĕr-ō-tō'pē-ă)
1. Synonym(s): ectopia.
2. neuropathology Displacement of gray matter, typically into the deep cerebral white matter.
[hetero- + G. topos, place]
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Foucault's first principle of a heterotopia finds an echo in John Clute's definition of the polder:
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Furthermore, the stories seem to imply that these spaces constitute types of heterotopias, whether we understand the term "heterotopia" as referring to a physical location that stands outside of normal spatiality and contests it, or as a "textual" location that subverts ontological and epistemological certainties.
(6) Associated subependymal and subcortical heterotopia, polymicrogyria, deficient falx, fused thalami and hydrocephalus may also be associated.
Heterotopia also features the work of three more artists Saud Baloch, Ausama al Khalil and Azad Mohammed and runs until Saturday at the Saabat Gallery, 83 Normanby Road, South Bank.
The origin of glial heterotopia is hypothesized to be due to the following: (i) an encephalocele that lost its connection with the subarachnoid space, (ii) the differentiation of multipotent cells into mature neuroectodermal cells outside the central nervous system during embryogenesis, and (iii) sequestered glial cells of the olfactory bulb (5).
Heterotopia is occurrence of normal tissue at an abnormal location.
Nasal glial heterotopia: a clinicopathologic and immunophenotypic analysis of 10 cases with review of literature.
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Periventricular nodular heterotopia (PNH) is a cortical malformation commonly found in epilepsy patients caused by the failure of neurons to migrate.[1] Patients with PNH present with various clinical manifestations and genetic mutations.
Finley Lamb, from Wallasey, was born with a rare brain abnormality known as periventricular nodular heterotopia (PVNH) - which means some of his grey matter is in the wrong place.