heteroplasty

The grafting of tissue between different individuals of the same or different species

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  • heteroplasty — [het′ər əplas΄tē] n. [ HETERO + PLASTY] plastic surgery in which tissue from one species is grafted onto another: see HOMOPLASTIC (sense 2), AUTOPLASTY heteroplastic adj …   English World dictionary

  • heteroplasty — heteroplastic, adj. /het euhr euh plas tee/, n., pl. heteroplasties. Surg. the repair of lesions with tissue from another individual or species. [1850 55; HETERO + PLASTY] * * * …   Universalium

  • heteroplasty — het·ero·plas·ty het ə rə .plas tē n, pl ties XENOGRAFT …   Medical dictionary

  • heteroplasty — n. grafting of tissue from another person or species …   English contemporary dictionary

  • heteroplasty — het·er·o·plas·ty …   English syllables

  • heteroplasty — /ˈhɛtəroʊˌplæsti/ (say hetuhroh.plastee) noun the surgical repair of lesions with tissue from another individual, either of the same or of another species. {hetero + plasty} –heteroplastic /hɛtəroʊˈplæstɪk/ (say hetuhroh plastik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • heteroplasty — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌplastē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary heter + plasty 1. : heteroplasia 2. : a grafting of tissue from an individual of one species into an individual of a different species …   Useful english dictionary

  • Гетеропластика (Heteroplasty) — трансплантация ткани от животного одного вида представителю другого, отличного от него, вида. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • ГЕТЕРОПЛАСТИКА — (heteroplasty) трансплантация ткани от животного одного вида представителю другого, отличного от него, вида …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • heteroplastic — See heteroplasty. * * * …   Universalium

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