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ex·plant

 (ĕk-splănt′)
tr.v. ex·plant·ed, ex·plant·ing, ex·plants
To remove (living tissue) from the natural site of growth and place in a medium for culture.
n. (ĕks′plănt′)
Explanted tissue.


ex′plan·ta′tion n.

explant

(ɛksˈplɑːnt)
vb
(Biology) to transfer (living tissue) from its natural site to a new site or to a culture medium
n
(Biology) a piece of tissue treated in this way
ˌexplanˈtation n

ex•plant

(v. ɛksˈplænt, -ˈplɑnt; n. ˈɛksˌplænt, -ˌplɑnt)

v.t.
1. to take (living material) from an animal or plant for placement in a culture medium.
n.
2. a piece of explanted tissue.
[1910–15]
ex`plan•ta′tion, n.

explant


Past participle: explanted
Gerund: explanting

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A study of 8 cases of prosthetic joint infection (PJI) caused by rapidly growing mycobacteria found that the median interval from prosthesis implantation to infection was 312 weeks and that all patients required either resection and explantation of infected prostheses or chronic suppressive antimicrobial therapy.
Among their topics are posterior corneal astigmatism: basics and clinical implication, considerations in cataract surgery following postrefractive error correction, malpositioned intraocular lens and capsular bag: intraocular lens complex issues, bilensectomy: phakic intraocular lens explantation with coincidental cataract surgery and intraocular lens implantation, and telescopic intraocular lenses.
All cases of revision cochlear implantation where cochlear explantation was not carried out were excluded from the study.
Explantation of pre-curved MH electrodes is still not a widely discussed topic in the CI field.
The patient underwent pars plana anterior vitrectomy, dislocated IOL explantation through corneal incision, and fixation of 3-piece posterior chamber IOL (Alcon Acrysof MA60AC, Alcon Laboratories, USA) to iris under general anesthesia.
(8) Many of these inlays over longer term follow up eventually result in foreign body reaction which results in haze and regression of effect requiring explantation of the device.
Following explantation, the RA was first stored in a solution of blood, heparin, and papaverine.
Essays on Etichs, Social Behavior and Scientific Explantation. Dordrecht: Reidel.
After explantation, each kidney specimen was flushed via the renal arteries with heparin solution (1000 IU Heparin/20 mL sodium chloride 0.9%) (B.
Caption: Figure 4: Working environment "Transplants in production." Headings of columns starting on the left side: Graft ID, age donor, time between donor's death and explantation of the corneal graft, microbiological testing of conjunctiva, microbiological testing of first medium, clearance by forensic medicine, clearance by serological testing, number of days cultivated, endothelial count I-1, I-2 and II-1, status of documents (blank sheets means the document can be set up, a yellow triangle symbolizes a document without final clearance (changes still possible) and the green square indicates a finished document), last medium change, actual medium.
Explantation. Explantation takes on average 30 minutes to perform.
In each group, the wet liver weight was measured after explantation. The total wet liver weight was measured after removing the inferior vena cava and portal vein.