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Surgical repair or reconstruction of a body part using tissue taken from another part of the body.
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(Surgery) surgical repair of defects by grafting or transplanting tissue from the patient's own body
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|Noun||1.||autoplasty - 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"|
|2.||autoplasty - surgical repair by using tissue from another part of the patient's own body|
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n. autoplastia, cirugía plástica con el uso de un injerto que se obtiene de la misma persona que lo recibe.
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