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im·plan·ta·tion

 (ĭm′plăn-tā′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act or an instance of implanting.
b. The condition of being implanted.
2. Embryology The process by which a fertilized egg implants in the uterine lining.

implantation

(ˌɪmplɑːnˈteɪʃən)
n
1. the act of implanting or the state of being implanted
2. (Biology) Also: nidation the attachment of the blastocyst of a mammalian embryo to the wall of the uterus of the mother

im•plan•ta•tion

(ˌɪm plænˈteɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act of implanting.
2. the state of being implanted.
3. the attachment of the early embryo to the lining of the uterus.
[1570–80]

implantation

The process by which a blastocyst attaches itself to the lining of the uterus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.implantation - (embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammalsimplantation - (embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammals
embryology - the branch of biology that studies the formation and early development of living organisms
biological process, organic process - a process occurring in living organisms
2.implantation - the act of planting or setting in the ground
locating, positioning, emplacement, location, placement, position - the act of putting something in a certain place
3.implantation - a surgical procedure that places something in the human body; "the implantation of radioactive pellets in the prostate gland"
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
Translations
زَرْع، غَرْس
implantace
implantation
beültetés
ígræîsla
implantácia

implantation

[ˌɪmplɑːnˈteɪʃən] n [embryo, egg] → implantation f

implantation

n
(fig)Einimpfung f(in sb jdm)
(Med) → Implantation f, → Einpflanzung f; (in womb) → Einnisten nt

implantation

[ˌɪmplɑːnˈteɪʃn] n (Med) → innesto

implant

(imˈplaːnt) verb
1. to put (ideas etc) into a person's mind.
2. to put (eg human tissue, a device etc) permanently into a part of the body.
implanˈtation noun

im·plan·ta·tion

n. implantación.
1. fijación de una parte o tejido en un área del cuerpo;
2. implantación de un óvulo fertilizado en la capa uterina.

implantation

n implantación f
References in periodicals archive ?
Kon E, Filardo G, Berruto M, Benazzo F, Zanon G, Della Villa S, Marcacci M, 2011, Articular cartilage treatment in high-level male soccer players: a prospective comparative study of arthroscopic second-generation autologous chondrocyte implantation versus microfracture.
Niemeyer, "Rehabilitation after autologous chondrocyte implantation for isolated cartilage defects of the knee, " American Journal of Sports Medicine, vol.
The second generation technique allows chondrocytes to be cultured within a solid collagen matrix, which is then glued directly into the defect, simplifying the implantation process significantly (matrix-guided autologous chondrocyte implantation or MACI) (Figure 4) (Bentley et al 2003, Briggs et al 2003, Zheng & Wood 2003, Haddo et al 2004).
Finally future directions in gene therapy, hyaluronian-based autologous chondrocyte implantation, and treatment of cartilage injury in the athlete are discussed.
The product, Matrix-induced Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation (MACI), will both expand Genzyme's orthopedic offerings in these markets and provide a strong second-generation product to develop for the United States market.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Autologous chondrocyte implantation reduced pain and swelling and improved function in 29 of 32 children and adolescents followed for at least 4 years after undergoing an innovative procedure to repair large chondral defects of the knee, according to a report at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Consider autologous chondrocyte implantation a first-line treatment in the young patient with osteoarthritis of the knee who wants to regain the ability to perform physical labor or strenuous sports.
The technique, first developed in Sweden 15 years ago, is known as autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI).
The procedure is known as autologous chondrocyte implantation or ACI, was originally pioneered in Sweden 15 years ago.

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