autotransplant

[aw-tuh-trans-plant, -plahnt]

Origin of autotransplant

First recorded in 1905–10; auto-1 + transplant
Related formsau·to·trans·plan·ta·tion, noun
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autotransplantation in Medicine

autotransplantation

[ô′tō-trăns′plăn-tāshən]
n.
  1. The transplantation of a tissue or an organ from one site onto another on or in the body of the same individual.

autotransplant

[ô′tō-trănsplănt′]
n.
  1. autograft
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