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allograft

 [al´o-graft]
a graft of tissue between individuals of the same species but of disparate genotype; types of donors are cadaveric, living related, and living unrelated (see under transplantation). Called also allogeneic graft and homograft.

al·lo·graft

(al'ō-graft),
A graft transplanted between genetically nonidentical individuals of the same species. Compare: autograft, xenograft.

homograft

/ho·mo·graft/ (ho´mo-graft) allograft.

homograft

(hō′mə-grăft′, hŏm′ə-)
n.

homograft

See allograft.

allograft

A graft—organ, tissues or cells—donated from a genetically distinct individual of the same species (in humans, an individual who is allogeneic at one or more MHC loci).

ho·mo·graft

(hō'mō-graft)
Type of skin graft from another person or a cadaver, used in the treatment of burns.

homograft

A graft taken from a member of the same species as the recipient. Compare HETEROGRAFT.

homograft

or allograft a transplant from one individual to another individual that is of the same species but has a different genotype, and is therefore subject to rejection by the recipient as it contains foreign antigens. see HISTOCOMPATABILITY.

homograft

; homologous graft tissue or organ transplanted from one individual (donor) to another (recipient) with sufficient histocompatibility to prevent graft tissue rejection by recipient

ho·mo·graft

(hō'mō-graft)
Type of skin graft from another person or a cadaver used in the treatment of burns.

homograft,

homograft

allograft.
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Contegra conduits have shown good results in patients who have had previous RVOT reconstruction with homografts.
Homograft valve replacement offers the best prognosis for pregnant women in need of valve replacement.
This is because of the various alternatives available3 which include stented bovine or porcine xenografts in pericardial tubes, glutaraldehyde fixed aortic or pulmonary roots, non valved tissue or prosthetic conduits, bioprostheses in Dacron tubes and aortic and pulmonary homografts.
1) Until the 1990s, homografts were not used for stapes replacement for several reasons, and plastic, (13) titanium wire, (14,15) ethylene tubing, (16) and stainless steel (17-19) were in vogue.
Homografts (human valves), often used by pediatric cardiovascular surgeons for this type of reconstruction, are limited by the availability of donated human organs, particularly in small sizes.
Repair of Truncus Arteriosus in early infancy with antibiotic sterilized aortic homografts.
Renal homografts in patients with major donor-recipient blood group incompatibilities.
At one meeting of its transplant committee, I got my courage up and presented my Minnesota lab work on nitrogen mustard immunosuppression as a means of promoting the survival of skin homografts.
The behavior and fat of skin autografts and skin homografts in rabbits.
There was also some interest in homografts, but the temporalis fascia remains by far the most commonly used graft material.
Bovine jugular vein valved conduits may offer an optimal alternative when widely-accepted homografts are not available for in RVOT reconstruction in the adult.