autograft

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autograft:

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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autograft

[′ȯd·ō‚graft]
(biology)
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Pregnancy in patients with pulmonary autograft valve replacement.
In a study of 40 patients with pulmonary autografts and 40 with mechanical valves; the former group reported higher scores on measures of psychological health, physical functioning, physical pain,, and their general perception of their health status.