TITLE

transplantation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2225
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "transplantation" is presented. It refers to the grafting of living tissues from its normal position to another site. It refers to the transplantation of a tissue or an organ from one person to another. The organs that belong to the transplantation include the heart, lung, kidney, liver, pancreas, cornea, large blood vessels, tendon, cartilage, skin, bone and bone marrow.
ACCESSION #
21249172

 

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