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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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Success of tympanoplasty was determined by graft take, closure in AB-Gap and hearing improvement.
Furthermore, the weight increase in the synthesis of the graft copolymers as a result of the values calculated by gravimetric analysis is another evidence that graft copolymers are formed.
The supramolecular structure changes at nano-scale of PSA fibers after graft were studied by WAXS.
However, the anti-graft court allowed her to file motions for reconsideration and to post bail as graft is a bailable offense.
Graft patency depends on various important variables, including the type of conduit used, size of the native coronary artery, severity and location of the lesions, territory of the runoff, surgical technique and experience of the surgeon, perioperative use of antispasmodic medications, and postoperative antiplatelet therapy and antilipid therapy.[1]
torvum rootstock had the highest average days to fusion (12.3 days) with 'Celebrity', scion compared to any other graft combination and had the lowest survival percentage (50%).
Maximum number of grafts implanted in a patient was 4 while minimum of 1 graft was implanted in a patient.
Not only do they help to anchor the first and last grafted stitch, ensuring that the edges will be nice and smooth, they also make it easier to align the stitch patterns vertically.
"Located" incompatibility was analyzed based on the external and internal anatomy of the graft union regionat eight years after grafting on to seedlings, as described by Mosse and Herrero (1951).
Brown said that retrospective studies have shown that patients are highly satisfied with the cosmesis of full thickness skin grafting for reconstruction post Mohs surgery--if they're asked after enough time has passed for the graft to mature and the dermatologist to perform some of the tweaks that are occasionally necessary.
The two components of a Hemodialysis Reliable Outflow (HeRO[R]) vascular graft are the arterial graft and the venous outflow section, which are joined by a titanium connector (see Figure 1).