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graft,

in surgery: see transplantation, medicaltransplantation, medical,
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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graft

[graft]
(biology)
To unite to form a graft.
A piece of tissue transplanted from one individual to another or to a different place on the same individual.
An individual resulting from the grafting of parts.
(botany)
To unite a scion to an understock in such manner that the two grow together and continue development as a single plant without change in scion or stock.

graft

To join a scion, shoot, or bud to the stock of another similar plant.

graft

1. Horticulture
a. a piece of plant tissue (the scion), normally a stem, that is made to unite with an established plant (the stock), which supports and nourishes it
b. the plant resulting from the union of scion and stock
c. the point of union between the scion and the stock
2. Surgery a piece of tissue or an organ transplanted from a donor or from the patient's own body to an area of the body in need of the tissue
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Performing simultaneous arthroscopic ACL and PCL reconstructions using hamstring tendon auto grafts for combined ACL and PCL injuries is an optimal method that is effective and reproducible for a timely return of motion, strength, and function with favorable outcome.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: Between April 2012 to May 2013 all patients who underwent arthroscopic assisted ACL reconstructions using either bone-patellar tendon-bone auto graft or quadrupled hamstring auto graft or quadriceps tendon graft in the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh is the material in our study.
Superior conjunctival autograft was harvested and transferred onto bare sclera after pterygium excision- fibrin glue (Beri plast P) was used to attach the auto graft in 11 eyes.
Transplantation of amniotic membrane and limbal auto graft for patients with recurrent pterygium associated with Symblepharon.
Eye ointments are not used because they can enter underneath the autograft and may cause non-apposition by its retention between bare sclera and auto graft and it can develop some tissue reaction by its chemical property.