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fetal tissue transplant

noun
1.
a surgical procedure in which tissue from an aborted fetus is grafted into a patient to replace or improve defective tissue, especially to treat Parkinson's disease or other neurological disorders.
2.
the tissue used in this procedure.
Also called fetal tissue implant.
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