heterokeratoplasty

heterokeratoplasty

 [het″er-o-ker´ah-to-plas″te]
grafting of corneal tissue taken from an individual of another species.
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het·er·o·ker·a·to·plas·ty

(het'ĕr-ō-ker'ă-tō-plas'tē),
Keratoplasty in which the cornea from one species of animal is grafted to the eye of another species.
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