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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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The majority of graft donor sites were the postauricular region (92.8%), with the remainder taken from either the supraclavicular (4.8%) or preauricular region (2.4%).
Other complications of bone graft donor sites include: swelling, hematoma, inflammation, temporary or permanent parasthesia, (7) pyogenic granuloma, (8) incisional hernias, (9,10) pelvic fracture, and chronic pain.
Saline- and adrenaline-soaked swabs applied externally on debrided burn wounds and skin graft donor sites have been used for many years.
Dental applications of PRP include, sinus lift procedures, onlay grafts, particulate grafts, alveolar cleft palate repair, oral/nasal fistula repair, post-operative hemostasis of bone graft donor sites, continuity defects of the mandible and hemophiliacs undergoing surgery.