Implantation

Implantation may have the following meanings.

  • Implantation (human embryo), an event that occurs early in human pregnancy in which the human embryo adheres to the wall of the uterus
  • Ion implantation, insertion of ions, in semiconductor device fabrication
  • Implant (medicine), insertion of implants
  • Endometrial transplantation as part of the theory of retrograde menstruation in endometriosis
  • The dictionary definition of embryo at Wiktionary

Other articles related to "implantation":

List Of Me SH Codes (E04) - MeSH E04 --- Surgical Procedures, Operative - MeSH E04.650 --- Prosthesis Implantation
... arthroplasty, replacement, knee MeSH E04.650.155 --- auditory brain stem implantation MeSH E04.650.200 --- blood vessel prosthesis implantation MeSH E04.650.210 --- breast implantation MeSH E04.650.220 ...
Multielectrode Array - Disadvantages
... There are also several biological responses to implantation of a microelectrode array, particularly in regards to chronic implantation ... The tissue response to implantation is dependent among many factors including size of the MEA shanks, distance between the shanks, MEA material composition, and time period of insertion ... The short term response occurs within hours of implantation and begins with an increased population of astrocytes and glial cells surrounding the device ...
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology - Scope of Practice, Tests and Procedures - Surgical Procedures: Pacemaker and Defibrillator Implantation and Follow Up
... Implantation of single and dual chamber pacemakers and defibrillators Implantation of "biventricular" pacemakers and defibrillators for patients with congestive heart failure Implantation of loop recorders (implan ...

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    A cynic might conclude that the real purpose of the $500 million-a-year implant business is the implantation of fat in the bellies and rumps of underemployed plastic surgeons.
    Barbara Ehrenreich (b. 1941)