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au·to·graft

 (ô′tō-grăft′)
n.
A graft in which the tissue or organ is transplanted within the same individual, usually from one location to another.

au′to·graft′ v.

autograft

(ˈɔːtəˌɡrɑːft)
n
(Surgery) surgery a tissue graft obtained from one part of a patient's body for use on another part

au•to•graft

(ˈɔ təˌgræft, -ˌgrɑft)

n.
a tissue or organ that is grafted into a new position on the body of the individual from whom it was removed. Compare allograft, xenograft.
[1915–20]

autograft

Skin graft using skin from patient receiving the graft. Compare homograft.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.autograft - tissue that is taken from one site and grafted to another site on the same person; "skin from his thigh replaced the burned skin on his arms"
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

au·to·graft

n. autoinjerto, injerto que se transfiere de una parte a otra del cuerpo del mismo paciente.
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None of these 27 study participants required the harvest of donor skin (autograft) by 28 days after application.
An ACL Reconstruction comprises the removal of the damaged ACL, harvesting of the graft (if it's an autograft), drilling of the femoral and tibial tunnels, preparing of the graft, placing the graft in an anatomically similar or different to the original position of the ACL, and finally fixing the graft.
Amongst the procedure types, the global ACL Reconstruction Market is expected to be dominated by autograft sub-segment under the graft fixation segment and is expected to do so over the forecast period.
Injectible dermal fillers or fat autograft transplantscan be used for atrophic or depressed scars.
Bone Support Holding AB (STO: BONEX), a provider of orthobiologics for the management of bone voids, announced on Monday positive top-line data from the CERTiFy (CERAMENT Treatment of Tibia Plateau Fracture defects) study comparing CERAMENT|BVF with autologous iliac bone graft (autograft).
In 2014, Yacoub received the Order of Merit for his achievements that include establishing heart transplantation in the United Kingdom, establishing the 'Ross Procedure' or pulmonary autograft, and pioneering the modern arterial switch operation.
Atrophic non-unions and segmental bone loss after open fractures are the most common indication for autograft augmentation.
The middle third of the patellar tendon of the patient, along with a bone plug from the shin and the kneecap were used in the patellar tendon autograft. Occasionally referred to by some surgeons as the "gold standard" for ACL reconstruction, it is often recommended for high-demand athletes and patients whose jobs do not require a significant amount of kneeling (5).
Implantation of conjunctival autograft, limbal conjunctival autograft, and amniotic membrane has been applied as surgical treatment.
BPTB autograft was harvested in all patients which is documented to have satisfactory results in terms of subjective and objective evaluation1.
Regardless of where the autologous bone is harvested from, it is important to understand that the biomechanical properties of autografts vary between different types of autograft: cancellous versus cortical grafts [78, 80].