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autotransplant

[¦ȯd·ō′tranz‚plant]
(biology)
Tissue removed from an organism and grafted on another site of the same organism. Also known as autograft.
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Children born after autotransplantation of cryopreserved ovarian tissue.
The purpose of this report is to present nine typical and atypical indications for kidney autotransplantation in order to evaluate its effectiveness in maintaining kidney function and avoiding cancer recurrence and to review the current literature.
Autotransplantation of vital maxillary canines: a clinical and radiographic study.
Another possible treatment option is autotransplantation if the donor tooth is present.
Caption: Figure 3: The limbal scar of the healthy donor eye after limbal biopsy to perform limbal autotransplantation (a) is larger than that after limbal biopsy to perform cultivated limbal epithelial transplantation (b).
Most surgeons prefer 3.5 gland resection; however, also total parathyroidectomy with autotransplantation has been suggested [13].
We found three parathyroid glands had adhered to the resected thyroid gland, so we performed autotransplantation using the sternocleidomastoid muscle.
Regardless, there was no need for autotransplantation of accidentally removed parathyroid glands.
Crowley et al., "Long-term follow-up of autotransplantation trials for multiple myeloma: update of protocols conducted by the intergroupe francophone du myelome, southwest oncology group, and university of arkansas for medical sciences," Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol.
Autotransplantation also has been pointed as an alternative to replace missing incisors (25-29).
To prevent hypoparathyroidism (2) following surgical treatment, parathyroid autotransplantation to the forearm is often performed (3, 4).