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transplantation

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The resettlement of a group of people
  • n. A surgical operation in which an organ is moved from a donor to a recipient; an organ transplant
  • n. The uprooting of a tree and planting it in a new location

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of transplanting, or the state of being transplanted; also, removal.
  • n. The removal of tissues from a healthy part, and the insertion of them in another place where there is a lesion.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of transplanting a living plant or shifting it to new soil.
  • n. The removal of an inhabitant or the inhabitants of one place or region to a different one for residence; also, the persons so removed.
  • n. In surgery, the removal of living tissue from one part of the body to another, or from one individual to another, to supply a part that has been lost or to lessen a deformity, as in the Taliacotian operation.
  • n. A pretended method of curing any disease by making it pass from the sick person to another person, or even to an animal or a vegetable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient)
  • n. the act of removing something from one location and introducing it in another location

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Examples

  • The success of this transplantation is an event of both great scientific and social significance.

    Norman Borlaug - Nobel Lecture

  • If heart transplantation is being considered, please request an evaluation at Children's Hospital as early as possible by calling 1-877-77-HEART or sending us an e-mail at cardiac@email. chop.edu.

    Heart-Lung Transplant

  • An organization of transplant professionals dedicated to research, education, advocacy and patient care in transplantation science and medicine.

    Online pediatric transplant resources, Web sites, links

  • In selected disorders, in - utero hematopoietic stem cell transplantation is a reasonable option, which should be compared and contrasted with postnatal therapy.

    In Utero Stem Cell Transplantation

  • If lung or heart/lung transplantation is being considered, please request an evaluation at Children's Hospital as early as possible by calling Tara Chestnut at 267-426-0664 or sending us an e-mail at lungtransplant@email. chop.edu.

    Heart-Lung Transplant

  • Whether your child could benefit from lung transplantation is a complex issue that must be carefully and individually evaluated.

    Lung Transplant

  • If heart transplantation is being considered, please request an evaluation at Children's Hospital as early as possible by calling1-877-77-HEARTor sending us an email at cardiac@email. chop.edu.

    Heart Transplant

  • Life after liver transplantation is typically very good.

    Frequently Asked Questions about Biliary Atresia

  • If lung transplantation is being considered, please request an evaluation at Children's Hospital as early as possible by calling Tara Chestnut at 267-426-0664 or sending us an e-mail at Lungtransplant@email. chop.edu.

    Lung Transplant

  • The first few patients who had liver transplants didn't survive long, but now liver transplantation is an applied procedure for everyone.

    Riva Greenberg: The Frontier of Diabetes Research

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