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het·er·o·plas·ty

 (hĕt′ər-ə-plăs′tē)
n. pl. het·er·o·plas·ties
The surgical grafting of tissue obtained from one individual or species to another.

het′er·o·plas′tic adj.
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Here, we present a sporadic patient with typical MERRF presentation carrying a heteroplastic mutation of m.T14709C which expands the spectrum of m.T14709C mutation.
Heteroplastic bone and cartilage in the female genital tract.
Murphy, "Factors of resistance to heteroplastic tissue-grafting: studies in tissue specificity," Journal of Experimental Medicine, vol.