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allograft:

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surgical procedure by which a tissue or organ is removed and replaced by a corresponding part, usually from another part of the body or from another individual.
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allograft

[′a·lō‚graft]
(biology)
Graft from a donor transplanted to a genetically dissimilar recipient of the same species. Also known as allogeneic graft.
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AlloSource provides 200 types of precise cartilage, cellular, bone, skin and soft-tissue allografts.
Aspetar's chief of surgery clarified that the allograft transplantation is the last option that surgeons would resort to in case of any meniscus tear or damage.
An allograft nephrectomy was performed at first, in which the middle and distal allograft ureters were preserved because the distal tissue was not dissociated [Figure 1]a.
Amnion membrane is an allograft with many unique properties that make it a promising new substitute in the field of periodontics.
4] were the first to study the possibility of a total calcaneal allograft.
Further evaluation with ultrasound showed an enlarged, hyperechoic renal allograft with moderate collecting system dilatation.
TruSkin is a split-thickness, cryopreserved skin allograft that is provided by Osiris Therapeutics to address unmet medical needs of chronic wounds.
It also provides information about clinical trials in progress, which includes trial phase, trial status, trial start and end dates, and, the number of trials for the key Bone Allografts pipeline products.
Jackson's group showed, in a goat model that at 6 months following meniscal allograft transplantation, all allografts had successfully healed at the periphery.
GenCure, a sister subsidiary of the South Texas Blood and Tissue Center, provides identical services and intends to serve hospitals previously served by Allograft Resources.
Fracture lucencies in the fibular strut allograft were first identified on flexion/extension radiographs at his 11 month follow-up visit (Figure 1).
Transplant Technologies of Texas processes sterile human tissue and distributes a variety of allograft implants including machined spine implants, demineralized bone matrix and sponge allografts as well as traditional bone allografts.