autogenous graft


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autogenous graft

Etymology: Gk, autos, self, genein, to produce, graphion, stylus
a skin graft transplanted from one site to another in the same individual.
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Amreshkumar, Gastric seromuscular autogenous graft for oesophagoplasty in dogs: Mechanical and histological study, Indian J.
Collagen-calcium phosphate composites have been in use for over a decade and have demonstrated clinical usefulness equivalent to autogenous graft in reconstruction of fractures and bone defects.
Various procedures for the treatment include gap arthroplasty (GA), interpositional gap arthroplasty (IPG), and/or total joint reconstruction using autogenous grafts or alloplastic materials.
Autogenous grafts are still considered the gold standard, although some studies report that they are prone to higher rates of resorption, up to 49.