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xenogeneic

 [zen″o-jen-e´ik]
in transplantation biology, denoting individuals or tissues from individuals of different species and hence of disparate cell type. Called also heterogenous and heterologous.

het·er·og·e·nous

(het'ĕr-oj'ĕ-nŭs),
Of foreign origin. Commonly confused with heterogeneous.

heterogenous

(hĕt′ə-rŏj′ə-nəs) also

heterogenic

(-rō-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Not arising within the body; derived from another individual or species: a heterogenous bone transplant.

het′er·og′e·ny n.

heterogenous

[het′əroj′ənəs]
Etymology: Gk, heteros + genos, kind
1 having a nonuniform composition throughout.
2 derived or developed from another source or from two different sources.

het·er·og·e·nous

(het'ĕr-oj'ĕ-nŭs)
Of foreign origin. Commonly confused with heterogeneous

het·er·og·e·nous

(het'ĕr-oj'ĕ-nŭs)
Of foreign origin.

heterogenous

of other origin; not originating in the body.
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Contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CT) of the temporal bone (3-mm serial cuts) demonstrated (1) heterogenously enhancing densities with loculated collections in the left middle ear and mastoid cavities, (2) gross destruction of the mastoid portion of the left temporal bone, left occipital bone, and adjacent basisphenoid bone, and (3) destruction of the carotid canal, jugular foramen, and styloid process (figure 2).