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al·lo·graft

 (ăl′ə-grăft′)
n.
A tissue or organ graft between genetically different individuals of the same species, as between two humans. Also called homograft.

al′lo·graft′ v.
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allograft

(ˈæləʊˌɡrɑːft)
n
(Medicine) a tissue graft from a donor genetically unrelated to the recipient
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al•lo•graft

(ˈæl əˌgræft, -ˌgrɑft)

n.
a tissue or organ obtained from one member of a species and grafted to a genetically dissimilar member of the same species. Also called homograft.
[1960–65]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.allograft - tissue or organ transplanted from a donor of the same species but different genetic makeupallograft - tissue or organ transplanted from a donor of the same species but different genetic makeup; recipient's immune system must be suppressed to prevent rejection of the graft
graft, transplant - (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient
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Translations

al·lo·graft

n. aloinjerto. V.: homograft.
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allograft

n aloinjerto
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[ClickPress, Fri Jul 26 2019] Will technology alone provide answers to all the questions troubling players in the soft tissue allografts market?
In a recent systematic review, Boissier et al reported on the recurrence of RCC in patients with ESRD undergoing renal transplantation following prior management for RCC and found that 5-16% of RCC cases in renal allografts were stage pT3.
The soft tissue allografts market report comprises an elaborate executive summary, which includes a market snapshot that provides information about various segments of the market.
Revita allografts are aseptically processed and terminally sterilized according to US FDA current Good Tissue Practice requirements and the American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) Standards for Tissue Banking (14th ed.).
However, in some circumstances such as inflammation, neovascularization, or infections in corneal graft beds, the immune privilege of corneal allografts can be abolished [3].
C4d was found to be a potential marker for ABMR in kidney allografts. Standardized scoring of C4d (the complement split product) staining in renal graft biopsies was set at the Banff meeting of 2003 [6].
Arrangements are being made for dispatch of Skin Allografts from America to Jinnah Burn Centre donated for serious burn patients.
Mankin and coworkers evaluated 150 allografts used for bone tumor reconstruction and observed good or excellent results in approximately 70% of patients.
Despite the relatively high-acceptance rates of corneal allografts compared to other tissues, the fate of the corneal graft is highly dependent on the graft bed microenvironment.