organ transplant

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Noun1.organ transplant - an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient)organ transplant - 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
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The intestinal transplant team at KFSHR&RC said that the transplantation surgery was successfully performed and the patient began to take oral food three days after the surgery.
Intestinal transplant registry report: global activity and trends.
One study found that traditional abdominal wall closure was not possible in 20 percent of intestinal transplant patients.
As an event, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) Annual Economic Leaders' Meeting 2015 was a cutting-edge technical success with no security hitches-almost with the surgical precision of an intestinal transplant.
Surgical removal of the dead tissue shortens the bowel and can lead to intestinal failure, with some babies eventually needing ongoing parenteral nutrition (feeding via an intravenous line) or an intestinal transplant.
DOCTORS at Gurgaon's Medanta Medicity hospital claimed on Friday to have successfully performed an intestinal transplant on a 30- yearold software engineer, making him India's first successful intestinal transplant survivor.
A leading private Delhi-based hospital has offered to perform an intestinal transplant once her condition stabilises.
It will take weeks in this case to even look into the possibility of an intestinal transplant so why hurry and take the patient out from a facility which works so well.
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital has performed India's first and only living donor intestinal transplant which has been reported in a peer reviewed journal this year," Rana said.
Schneider Hospital said that until Tuesday, children who required an intestinal transplant were flown to medical centers in the U.
Recovery of ceftazidime resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae from pediatric liver and intestinal transplant recipients.
PHOENIX -- Recent data suggest that home-based care for pediatric short-bowel syndrome may cost more than an intestinal transplant, Ariel U.