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transmigration

 [trans″mi-gra´shun]
2. change of place from one side of the body to the other.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

trans·mi·gra·tion

(trans'mī-grā'shŭn),
Movement from one site to another; may entail the crossing of some usually limiting barrier, as in the passage of blood cells through the walls of the vessels (diapedesis).
[L. transmigro, pp. -atus, to remove from one place to another]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

trans·mi·gra·tion

(trans'mī-grā'shŭn)
Movement from one site to another; may entail the crossing of some usually limiting barrier, as in the passage of blood cells through the walls of the vessels (diapedesis).
[L. transmigro, pp. -atus, to remove from one place to another]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

trans·mi·gra·tion

(trans'mī-grā'shŭn)
Movement from one site to another; may entail crossing some usually limiting barrier, as in passage of blood cells through walls of vessels (diapedesis).
[L. transmigro, pp. -atus, to remove from one place to another]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Transmigration of MIC was taken when canine was crossing the midline irrespective of the distance.
Migration of canines through the midline is named transmigration. Although the etiology has not been clearly described, one of the factors that may favor transmigration is a large cross-sectional area of the anterior region of the mandible (Aydin et al.).
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Under homeostasis, peripheral blood monocytes and lymphocytes show only weak expression of ALCAM, whereas inflammation leads to upregulation of surface ALCAM, enabling homophilic (ALCAM-ALCAM) or heterophilic (ALCAM-CD6) interactions and supporting transmigration [83-85].
Mupparapu classified mandibular canine transmigration depending on its path of deviation into five types.
Her condition is improving and medics hope her injuries will be healed in two weeks, a spokeswoman for the Indonesian minister of manpower and transmigration has said.
The preeruptive migration of a tooth across the midline is termed as "transmigration." Initially, the term transmigration was used only if the entire length of the impacted canine had migrated and crossed the midline of the mandible [1].
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