or·​tho·​top·​ic ˌȯr-thə-ˈtäp-ik How to pronounce orthotopic (audio)
: of or relating to the grafting of tissue in a natural position
orthotopic transplant
orthotopically adverb

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“Orthotopic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/orthotopic. Accessed 8 Feb. 2023.

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