CTA/VCA means simultaneous transplantation of skin, connective tissue, muscles, bones, nerves, vasculature, bone marrow and these multiple tissues are of ectodermal and mesodermal origin. At the same time these tissues are transplanted as a single functional unit from a deceased donor to a recipient, like a solid organ.
International Society of Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation
740 Notre-Dame Ouest
Montréal, QC, H3C 3X6