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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.
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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.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
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"
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Translations

transplantation

[ˌtrænsplɑːnˈteɪʃən] N (Bot, Med) → trasplante m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

transplantation

[ˌtrænsplænˈteɪʃən] ntransplantation f
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transplantation

n (Hort) → Umpflanzung f, → Verpflanzung f; (Med) → Transplantation f, → Verpflanzung f; transplantation medicineTransplantationsmedizin f
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trans·plan·ta·tion

n. transplantación, trasplantación, acto de hacer un trasplante;
autoplastic ______ autoplástica;
heteroplastic ______ heteroplástica;
heterotopic ______ heterotópica;
homotopic ______ homotópica.
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References in periodicals archive ?
The data demonstrated that protective ventilation is adequate for lung transplantation, although there are not many studies on different uses of PEEP during lung retrieval (15-18).
Emphysema remains the top indication for lung transplantation in Wuxi, which is not surprising.
Single lung transplantation was performed in 34.4% of the patients while 65.7% became double lung transplant recipients.
The researchers noted that antibody-mediated rejection after lung transplantation occurs when B cells mingle with T cells in the donor lung.
Although PPFE is been usually idiopathic, it may be associated connective tissue diseases, lung transplantation, bone marrow transplantation, or genetic condition in some cases.
Medical records of the lung transplant population at Cleveland Clinic (July 1990-May 2016) were reviewed retrospectively to identify female lung transplant recipients who had undergone breast implantation prior to the lung transplantation. Data was gathered for the following variables: demographics, current status of patient (alive or deceased), smoking history, type of breast implant (saline or silicone), duration of breast augmentation prior to transplantation, history of implant rupture, unilateral versus bilateral lung transplantation, primary diagnosis leading to lung transplantation, radiologic and pathologic findings, and survival of candidate after transplantation.
Renlund, "Corticosteroid-free maintenance immunosuppression after heart transplantation: Feasibility and beneficial effects," The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, vol.
Most cases described in medical literature occurred after thoracic surgery [2-4], especially lung transplantation [5].
In recent decades, lung transplantation has been increasingly used as a treatment for patients with end-stage lung disease [1].
According to the 2016 report, a half-life of heart, kidney, and liver transplants endures around 12 years but the median survival after lung transplantation in the same condition is around 5.8 years [109].
ATM is said to be published four times a year and covers the disciplines of adult and paediatric respiratory medicine, critical care medicine thoracic surgery, lung transplantation, sleep medicine, allergy and immunology, respiratory care, and related basic medical sciences.