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Introduction: Transplantation

Description of Transplantation

Transplantation: The replacement of tissue with tissue from the person’s own body or from another person.
Source: National Institute of Health

Transplantation: the transportation of people (as a family or colony) to a new settlement (as after an upheaval of some kind).
Source: WordNet 2.1

Transplantation: transferring cells, tissues or organs within an individual, between individuals of the same species, or between individuals of different species.
Source: CRISP

Transplantation: Transference of a tissue or organ, alive or dead, within an individual, between individuals of the same species, or between individuals of different species.
Source: MeSH 2007

Transplantation: Related Topics

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Transplantation: Treatments

Transplantation (treatment): Another name for Transplants.

Transplantation (treatment): Transplants involve the transfer of human body cells or organs from one person to another. The most well-known transplants are full organ

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Terms Similar to Transplantation:

  • resettlement
  • relocation

Source - WordNet 2.1

Related Topics

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Transplantation:

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Broader terms for Transplantation

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

The term Transplantation can be used for:

Source: CRISP

The description of Transplantation may also be used for the following terms:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Transplantation

The following list attempts to classify Transplantation into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • conveyance,transfer,transferral,transportation
  • movement
  • change
  • action
  • act,human action,human activity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

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