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trans·plant

 (trăns-plănt′)
v. trans·plant·ed, trans·plant·ing, trans·plants
v.tr.
1. To uproot and replant (a growing plant).
2. To transfer from one place or residence to another; resettle or relocate: residents were transplanted to the suburbs during the massive reconstruction project.
3. Medicine To transfer (tissue, a body structure, or an organ) from one body to another body or from one part of a body to another part.
v.intr.
To be capable of being transplanted: plants that transplant well.
n. (trăns′plănt′)
1.
a. The act or process of transplanting something.
b. Medicine An operation in which an organ, body part, or other tissue is transplanted: a corneal transplant.
2. Something that is transplanted, especially:
a. A plant that has been uprooted and replanted in another place.
b. Medicine An organ, body part, or other tissue that has been transplanted, as from one person to another.
3. A person who has resettled in a different place.

[Middle English transplaunten, from Old French transplanter, from Late Latin trānsplantāre : Latin trāns, trans- + Latin plantāre, to plant; see plat- in Indo-European roots.]

trans·plant′a·ble adj.
trans′plan·ta′tion n.
trans·plant′er n.

transplantation

The surgical method of transfering or grafting tissues or organs from one part of a patient’s body to another or to another patient.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.transplantation - an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient)transplantation - an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient); "he had a kidney transplant"; "the long-term results of cardiac transplantation are now excellent"; "a child had a multiple organ transplant two months ago"
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"
corneal graft, corneal transplant, keratoplasty - a surgical procedure in which part or all of a damaged or diseased cornea is replaced by healthy corneal tissue from a donor
xenotransplant, xenotransplantation - a surgical procedure in which tissue or whole organs are transfered from one species to another species
2.transplantation - the act of removing something from one location and introducing it in another locationtransplantation - the act of removing something from one location and introducing it in another location; "the transplant did not flower until the second year"; "too frequent transplanting is not good for families"; "she returned to Alabama because she could not bear transplantation"
movement - the act of changing the location of something; "the movement of cargo onto the vessel"
Translations

transplantation

[ˌtrænsplɑːnˈteɪʃən] N (Bot, Med) → trasplante m

transplantation

[ˌtrænsplænˈteɪʃən] ntransplantation f

transplantation

n (Hort) → Umpflanzung f, → Verpflanzung f; (Med) → Transplantation f, → Verpflanzung f; transplantation medicineTransplantationsmedizin f

trans·plan·ta·tion

n. transplantación, trasplantación, acto de hacer un trasplante;
autoplastic ______ autoplástica;
heteroplastic ______ heteroplástica;
heterotopic ______ heterotópica;
homotopic ______ homotópica.
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To date, 16 patients with relapsed or refractory B-cell CD20 positive lymphoma have been entered, all of whom were treated previously with rituximab-containing chemotherapy, and several with prior radiation therapy or autologous transplantation.
Bortezomib as induction before autologous transplantation, followed by lenalidomide as consolidation-maintenance in untreated multiple myeloma patients.
In this study, we report the first autologous transplantation of iPSCs in a large animal model through the generation of canine iPSCs (ciPSCs) from the canine adipose stromal cells and canine fibroblasts of adult mongrel dogs.
Pancreas donor characteristics between allogeneic and autologous transplantation Isolations for allogeneic Variable transplant (n = 5) Age * (years) 49.
Bortezomib, Thalidomide, and Dexamethasone (VTD) Versus VTD Plus Cyclophosphamide as Induction Therapy in Previously Untreated Multiple Myeloma Patients Eligible for HDT-ASCT: A Randomized Phase 2 Trial (Abstract 2312) Oral and Poster Abstracts Poster Session: Clinical Results - Autologous Transplantation Poster II Sunday, December 6, 2009, 6:00 -8:00 PM CST, Hall E (Ernest N.
Neurosurgeon Oh explains the theory and procedure of Oh's screw, an autologous transplantation fusion method with living tissue bone plugs that he developed and has used with over 200 patients over 15 years of research and observation.
The company says in Europe, Mozobil is indicated in combination with granulocytecolony stimulating factor (G-CSF) to enhance mobilization of stem cells to the blood stream for collection and subsequent autologous transplantation inpatient with lmyphoma and multiple myeloma whose cells mobilize poorly.
Mildred Pasek, RN, OCN[R], MM, ONS member and DFCI stem cell transplant research nurse, says that the distinguishing features of DFCI's program are its size and age; the availability of autologous, related, and unrelated transplants; the research programs in graft-versus-host prophylaxis and treatment as well as mismatched, double-cord transplants; the vaccine program; and the novel mobilizing agents the program has developed for autologous transplantation.
Further, even if immune rejection occurs, it does not follow that cloning for autologous transplantation is the ideal solution to the problem.
Added to autologous transplantation with the patient's own marrow, there is allogeneic transplant using someone else's marrow, and now miniallogeneic.
The general model for autologous transplantation is shown in Fig.

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