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Organ Transplantation
Written by NCI Thesaurus v.07.09d   
Definition of Organ Transplantation
The transfer of an organ (or part of one) from one body to another, for the purpose of replacing the recipient's damaged or failing organ with a working one from the donor. Donors can be living, or cadaveric (dead).

Organ Transplantation is from the group

Surgical Procedure by Site or System
Therapeutic Surgical Procedure
Transplantation

Other Names for Organ Transplantation

Organ Transplantation
Clinical, Transplantation, Organ
Organ Transplants
Organ grafting

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