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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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The histological findings of our study are similar to those reported in previous research with autologous grafts. Some authors report the production of lamellar and trabecular bone in moderate amounts, with small amounts of blood vessels and varying amounts of granulation tissue (Figure 9).
It is particularly helpful for surgeons who prefer to reconstruct mainly with autologous grafts that may present contour challenges, such as auricular cartilage grafts.
This is clearly the result of using non-infected autologous graft.
Autograft: The newest approach is auto blood graft fixation, a technique also known as autologous graft. The exaggerated symptoms of eye irritation--tearing, redness, foreign body sensation--in the postoperative period of grafting can be taken care by the use of fibrin glue but the cost, availability and associated potential risks are constant problems.
Our experimental studies have shown that the Autologous graft
Allografts or autologous grafts may be used for cranioplasty, although autologous bone graft should be the first option in pediatric age.
The cycle of possible solutions has oscillated from synthetic bone graft extenders to pharmaceutical solutions, to differently processed human allografts, to different harvesting methods and processing of autologous grafts."
Autologous grafts are considered as the gold standard, but they often include donor site morbidity where healthy tissue is removed from one site of the body to replace injured or missing tissue [17] and have limitations depending on the graft area size.
Corneal recovery in a rabbit limbal stem cell deficiency model by autologous grafts of tertiary outgrowths from cultivated limbal biopsy explants.

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