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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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Caption: Extraction, allogeneic bone and free gingival graft in place and with sutures
Designed to be custom fitted, this dressing is used for a multitude of oral wounds including: palatal and gingival grafts, extractions and other oral surgeries.
Free autogenous gingival grafts, part III: utilization of grafts in the treatment of gingival recession.
Because PRP also enhances soft tissue mucosal and skin healing, it is used in connective tissue grafts, palatal grafts, gingival grafts, mucosal flaps together with Alloderm (BioHorizons, Birmingham, AL) for root coverage, skin graft donor and recipient sites, dermal fat grafts, face lifts, blepharoplasty, and laser resurfacing surgery (Fig.