Main > Medical terms> Aberrant


aberrans aberrant (Latin, aberrantis - deviating) – deviating from a normal arrangement, a state or a structure. This term is used, as a rule, in relation to the nerves or blood vessels located not in that place where they have to be, for example, the aberrant site of a chromosome, an aberrant blood vessel etc.

Whether you know that:

Stomatologists appeared relatively recently. In the 19th century to pull out painful teeth belonged to duties of the ordinary hairdresser.