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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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Some authors have proposed that ADMs be substituted with autologous dermal grafts harvested at the time of mastectomy as a horizontally oriented ellipse in the lower abdomen if a preexisting scar is present or from the contralateral breast if a reductive mastoplasty is planned [51-53].
Two skin grafts, a split thickness skin graft and a dermal graft exposing subcutaneous fat were harvested from same site.
Concomitant procedures performed at the time of posterior colporrhaphy with dermal graft augmentation included anterior colporrhaphy in 24% of patients, anterior colporrhaphy with AlloDerm graft in 6%, sacrospinous vaginal vault suspension in 59%, abdominal sacrocolpopexy in 22%, subtotal abdominal hysterectomy in 6%, total abdominal hysterectomy in 2%, anal sphincteroplasty in 2%, vaginal hysterectomy in 10%, and surgery for stress urinary incontinence in 59%.
In group II on day 3, the top layer of acellular dermal graft appeared yellowish in color with necrotic margins, which shriveled and turned up blacker leaving few yellowish patches on day 7.
Purohit (36) reported that immunoblotting showed humoral response against HMD cross-linked allogenic acellular dermal graft.
In group I, II and III the defect was immediately repaired with acellular diaphragm, graft acellular dermal graft and acellular bladder graft respectively, using 30 polyglycolic acid suture material.