autologous chondrocyte implantation

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autologous chondrocyte implantation

Abbreviation: ACI
The surgical collection of cartilage from a healthy joint, followed by the culturing of its cells and the return of those cells to a damaged or arthritic joint in another part of the body.
Synonym: autologous chondrocyte transplantation
See also: implantation
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