heteroplastic


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heteroplastic

[‚hed·ə·rō′plas·tik]
(biology)
Pertaining to transplantation between individuals of different species within the same genus.
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The designation teratoid medulloepithelioma applies when heteroplastic tissue is present.
A case of heteroplastic ovarian grafting, followed by pregnancy, and the delivery of a living child.
Karl Gebhardt did heteroplastic transplantation experiments using whole limbs amputated from live prisoners--the prisoners deprived of a limb were killed by lethal injection.