allograft

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Related to allogeneic graft: autologous graft, syngeneic graft

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.

allograft

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

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]
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
Translations

al·lo·graft

n. aloinjerto. V.: homograft.

allograft

n aloinjerto
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The incidence varied from 21% to 25% in allogeneic graft recipients to 5% in auto-HSCT (42,43).
As such, they are considered an allogeneic graft, which typically requires immunosuppression in order for the recipient to tolerate the implant.
The risk of HIV transmission in screened and tested donors is estimated to be 1 in 1.6 million, with only 1 report of disease transmission from an allogeneic graft, which occurred prior to the screening standards instituted in 1985.