Colon non tumor
Congenital anomalies
Heterotopia

Author: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 13 December 2016, last major update May 2013

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PubMed Search: Colon heterotopia
Cite this page: Heterotopia. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/colonheterotopia.html. Accessed February 28th, 2017.
Definition / General
  • Pancreatic or gastric mucosa as nodules (usually small) in aberrant gut location
Case Reports
Micro Description

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Gastric (left) and colonic (right) mucosae

Gastric mucosa with prominent parietal cells

Heterotopic gastric body
type mucosa (G) adjacent
to normal colonic mucosa (C)

Heterotopic gastric mucosa in colonic biopsy