Definition of homotransplant in English:

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homotransplant

Pronunciation: /ˌhɒmə(ʊ)ˈtransplɑːnt/
/ˌhəʊm-/ /-ˈtrɑːnsplɑːnt/

noun

Another term for allograft.
Example sentences
  • In Italy, Paride Stefanini performed the first homotransplant on April 30th, 1966 in Rome, from a living donor.
  • The first twin transplant was done here in 1957, and the current homotransplant program was begun in 1962.
  • There are widely known homotransplants for layer-by-layer keratoplasty in the form of fresh and preserved cornea.

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