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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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This is clearly the result of using non-infected autologous graft.
It is particularly helpful for surgeons who prefer to reconstruct mainly with autologous grafts that may present contour challenges, such as auricular cartilage grafts.
Autograft: The newest approach is auto blood graft fixation, a technique also known as autologous graft.
This includes synthetic and autologous graft implantation where restenosis is the primary cause of long-term failure.
The preferred method of treating bone voids involves the use of an autologous graft, in which bone is taken directly from the patient.

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