heterotopic epithelium

heterotopic epithelium

[¦hed·ə·rō¦täp·ik ‚ep·ə′thē·lē·əm]
(medicine)
Intestinal epithelium and goblet cells occurring in the stomach.
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On histopathological examination of the diverticulum, mucosa showed no evidence of heterotopic epithelium (Figure 3).
In 20% of cases, mucosa contains heterotopic epithelium.