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Related to allotransplant: autotransplant, allogeneic graft


1. A transplant of an organ or tissue between genetically different individuals of the same species.
2. The organ or tissue transplanted in such a procedure; an allograft.

al′lo·trans′plant′ v.
al′lo·trans′plan·ta′tion (-plăn-tā′shən) n.


(ˈæl əˌgræft, -ˌgrɑft)

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.
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Our patients with CNS relapse were potential candidate for HDT/ACST but unfortunately, none of these patients could survive to reach that point except one who underwent autologous stem cell transplant on first relapse and allotransplant after second CNS relapse.
Effect of rhBMP-2 and VEGF in a vascularized bone allotransplant experimental model based on surgical neoangiogenesis.
Abdominal wall transplantation is a vascularized composite allotransplant (VCA)a term referring to transplant procedures combining different types of tissues, such as skin, muscle, and blood vessels.
Allotransplants from abone bank must be free of all potentially harmful, transmissible diseases, but at the same time they must preserve their osteogenic potential and mechanical hardness, necessary for a successful clinical implementation of bone allotransplant [29].
In 2012, a 35-year-old woman who was hospitalized in the Hematology Unit of Rome University Hospital "Agostino Gemelli" in Rome, Italy; she experienced acute gastroenteritis after a bone marrow allotransplant.