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explant

 
1. (eks-plant´) to take from the body and place in an artificial medium for growth.
2. (eks´plant) tissue taken from the body and grown in an artificial medium.

ex·plant

(eks-plant'),
Living tissue transferred from an organism to an artificial medium for culture.

explant

/ex·plant/
1. (eks-plant´) to take from the body and place in an artificial medium for growth.
2. (eks´plant) tissue taken from the body and grown in an artificial medium.

explant

(ĕk-splănt′)
tr.v. ex·planted, ex·planting, ex·plants
To remove (living tissue) from the natural site of growth and place in a medium for culture.
n. (ĕks′plănt′)
Explanted tissue.

ex′plan·ta′tion n.

explant

Transplantation medicine An organ that requires removal due to rejection, after transplantation. See Transplantation.

ex·plant

(eks-plant')
Living tissue transferred from an organism to an artificial medium for culture.

explant

any actively dividing plant tissue that can be induced to produce CALLUS tissue in tissue culture.

explant

1. to take from the body and place in an artificial medium for growth.
2. tissue taken from the body and grown in an artificial medium.
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Hart co-founded UCL's LIRC, which collects explanted devices to study reasons for failure.
Gross examination of explanted bioprostheses in the aortic valve position has disclosed endocardial fibrosis of the sewing rings and fibrous tissue extending onto the cusps with significant fusion (1).
Analysis of explanted lungs showed that 1 of 4 patients with I-UIP (25%) had cellular NSIP-P in all lobes and 1 (25%) had patchy fibrotic NSIP-P.
Morphologic findings and causes of failure in 24 explanted lonescu-Shiley low-profile pericardial heart valves.
For example, a pathology report on an explanted intramedullary nail and locking bolts reported, "The specimen, labeled 'HARDWARE LEFT HIP,' consists of a long metallic rod, which measures 19 cm in length, a shorter rod with a spiral end, measuring 9.
0, a temperature of 27-28[degrees]C, and 31-32% salinity yielded cell growth expansion from the explanted tissue.
Framingham, MA, announced that data from its pivotal bridge to heart transplantation (BTT), ADVANCE, showed that 92% of the investigational device patients meet the per protocol primary endpoint of the trial, which was defined as alive on the originally implanted device, transplanted or explanted for recovery at 180 days.
In the EVEREST study, 16 MitraClip(R) devices were explanted greater than 300 days after implantation.
Pathologic examination of the recipient's explanted liver showed secondary biliary cirrhosis.
In a recent report on the North American experience with the artificial sphincter, nearly half of 112 patients required surgical revision of the device, and 37% had the device explanted (with successful reimplantation in 7 patients).
We reviewed the outcome of allografts explanted by hand-assisted LDN with the primary objective of assessing the ureteral and other complications.
Only 14 of the 38 had a functioning device at follow-up, with the remainder being explanted because of infection, erosion, malfunction, or migration.