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Related to allotransplant: autotransplant, allogeneic graft


tr.v. allotrans·planted, allotrans·planting, allotrans·plants
To transfer (an organ or body tissue) between two genetically different individuals belonging to the same species.
An organ or tissue transferred between genetically different individuals of the same species.

al′lo·trans′plan·ta′tion n.


(al″ō-trans″plan″tā′shŏn) [ allo- + transplantation]
Grafting or transplantation of tissue from one individual into another of the same species.
allotransplant (-trans′plant″)
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Simmons tackles the standard topics of abortion, euthanasia, and stem-cell research, but he also includes chapters on artificial hearts and cyborgs, the ethics of composite tissue allotransplants, and the demonic and medicine.
In addition to PERV, porcine cytomegalovirus, herpesvirus, and hepatitis E virus also should be controlled since these viruses are common in immune-suppressed recipients of allotransplants (Mueller et al.
Interestingly, chapters 7, 8, and 11 deal with artificial organs and the potential of cyborg creation, composite tissue allotransplants (for example, face and hand transplants), and demonic exorcism as a treatment option for psychiatrists.
Unlike allotransplants (human organ transplants), individuals that undergo xenotransplants would be required to consent to lifelong xenozoonosis surveillance.
Additional kidney allotransplants to the groins of patients ended in only short-term success until a tiny ray of Mendelian science entered the picture.