Tissue

A collection of similar cells.

Tissue Expander

A device that may be used in breast reconstruction after mastectomy if a woman does not have quite enough skin left to cover a breast implant.

Tissue Typing

Tissue typing is done when a bone marrow or organ transplant is being planned. It involves looking at the tissues of both the potential donor and the person receiving the transplant to measure how compatible they are.

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