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xenograft
American English: /ˈzɛnəɡræft/
British English: /ˈzɛnə(ʊ)ɡrɑːft/

Translation of xenograft in Spanish:

noun

  • (organ)
    (órgano para trasplante de donante a recipiente de distinta especie)
    (tissue) (tejido para injerto de donante a recipiente de distinta especie)
    Example sentences
    • The organ shortage meant a new look at the use of xenograft organs - from other species.
    • Traditional products, such as xenograft and allograft, are still widely used in burn care.
    • Concern has centered on the risk of introducing novel pathogens derived from animals into human recipients of xenografts.

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