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surgical transplantation
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
Transference of a tissue or organ, alive or dead, within an individual, between individuals of the same species, or between individuals of different species.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/6683.rdf
Scope Note
Use for the surgical procedure involving transfer of organs, tissues or cells within or between organisms, as from a donor to a recipient; For the movement and planting of plant material for cultivation in a new location, USE transplanting (plants).
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/6683
Used For
surgical transplant
transplant surgery
Broader Term
surgery
Narrower Term
allografting
autografting
cell transplantation
embryo transfer
organ transplantation
tissue transplantation
xenotransplantation
Related Term
graft rejection
graft versus host reactions
surgical ablation
Spanish
trasplantes quirúrgicos
Term Number
6683