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to remove tissues or cells from a donor for transplantation.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A popular term for the procurement of a transplant organ or tissue from a cadaveric or live donor
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.


To obtain cells, tissues, or organs for grafting or transplantation, from either a donor or the patient.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about harvest

Q. Is it common to get an allergic reaction in the eye from olive harvest? I've been around olive trees for a few hours and now feel like I have something in my eye but there is nothing there. can it be an allergic reaction? I dont get it from eating olives...

A. but in one eye..? that just doesn't seem likely. but i guess there is no reason not to try both treatments....

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- Corn for grain was harvested from the area of 10 thousand hectares, received 70.0 thousand tons.
Hence, the Harvest Entities utilized ECSI 360 and paid ECSI 360 the amount specified in the applications.
Harvest dropping its two LLCs results in two already constructed facilities in New Castle and Shamokin not moving forward.
At the same time, he added that the situation can differ in the regions - one farm might have a better harvest, another a poorer harvest.
Harvest work is available from October through to January, depending on site location and harvest conditions, at 67 locations across South Australia including the outskirts of Adelaide and western Victoria.
Rich farmers have hired daily wagers to harvest crops for them who receive their wages on daily basis or get their share in the harvested crops.
In connection with the transaction, Harvest One entered into a securities purchase agreement pursuant to which Harvest One acquired CDN 3.25m of treasury common shares of Greenbelt.
The crop is grown twice a year, with the first harvest from late June to August and the second from late October to February.
The game is a mobile port of 'Harvest Moon: Light of Hope,' which first came out for the PC through Steam to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the 'Harvest Moon' franchise.
Holland joined Harvest Hope after 16 years with American Red Cross.
Structured capital is Harvest's non- control senior equity product.
Usually, the Harvest Moon takes place in September, but this year the cycle spilled over to October 5th, the first time since 2009.