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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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Noninvasive, three-dimensional visualization of coronary artery bypass grafts by electron beam tomography.
Adjustment problems of spouses of patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery during early convalescence.
Coronary artery bypass graft surgery is an open-heart operation in which arteries or veins are taken from another part of the body to channel needed blood flow to the coronary arteries.
Keywords: Coronary artery bypass graft, Left main coronary artery, Per cutaneous coronary intervention.
Revascularization in patients with multivessel coronary artery disease and severe left ventricular systolic dysfunction: Everolimus-eluting stents versus coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
GlobalData's Medical Devices sector report, "Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery - Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2016" provides an overview of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery currently in pipeline stage.
The effects of cardiac tertiary prevention program after coronary artery bypass graft surgery on health and quality of life.
Transit time flow predicts outcomes in coronary artery bypass graft patients: a series of 1000 consecutive arterial grafts.
He had history of hypertension, permanent atrial fibrillation and coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
Summary: Bypass surgery is the common term used to refer to CABG Surgery (coronary artery bypass graft) or open heart surgery.
OBJECTIVE: Coronary artery bypass graft surgery remains associated with significant postoperative cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in high-risk patients.
Thirty patients scheduled for elective coronary artery bypass graft surgery were randomly assigned to receive 150-180 mg per day of coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) or no CoQ10 (control group) for 7 to 10 days preoperatively.

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