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
505 Boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest
Montréal, QC, H2Z 1Y7