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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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Areas of research include techniques to reduce injury to harvested veins or even use of synthetic bypass grafts.
Early bypass graft failure can also be due to a malpositioned graft.
The 16-detector-row CT scanner technology allows for a reliable differentiation between patent and occluded coronary artery bypass grafts and an accurate detection of graft stenosis," said Thomas Schlosser, M.
So we conducted this study to compare the early outcomes of off pump versus on pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery to see whether off pump or on pump surgery is better in our center.
Arterial bypass grafts, like the left internal mammary artery, have greater long-term patency than any other interventional treatment for coronary artery disease," Dr.
They also show that focal ischemic lesions are common after coronary artery bypass graft, and that although these lesions don't correlate with short-term neurocognitive deficits, "their impact on long-term cognition needs to be studied," Dr.