autotransplant


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au·to·graft

(aw'tō-graft),
Tissue or organ transferred into a new position in the body of the same person. Compare: allograft, xenograft.
[auto- + A.S. graef]

autotransplant

(ô′tō-trăns′plănt′)
n.

autograft

A tissue obtained from one site on the body, which is donated (engrafted) onto another—e.g., the use of the quadriceps tendon for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.

au·to·graft

(aw'tō-graft)
A tissue or an organ transferred by grafting into a new position in the body of the same individual.
Synonym(s): autogeneic graft, autologous graft, autoplastic graft, autotransplant.
[auto- + A.S. graef]

autotransplant,

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Autotransplants for Hodgkin's disease in patients never achieving remission: a report from the Autologous Blood and Marrow Transplant Registry.
Their experience with autotransplants of the heart and lungs demonstrated that if the trachea is sectioned at the carina so as to leave a well-innervated trachea, spontaneous return of respiration is possible.
Out of ten products using adult stem cells only three (30%) are autotransplants, significantly less than in other adult stem cells-based pipelines.
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This study examined the impact of adding thalidomide (T) to melphalan (MEL200)-based tandem autotransplants for multiple myeloma.
The modulating influence of stromal environment on epithelial cells studied in human autotransplants.
Host resistance to cancer: clinical experiments by homotransplants, autotransplants and admixture of autologous leukocytes.