syngraft


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syngraft

 [sin´graft]
a graft between genetically identical individuals, such as identical twins or animals of a single highly inbred strain. Called also isogeneic graft, syngeneic graft, and isograft.
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syn·graft

(sin'graft),
A tissue or organ transplated from one member of a species to another genetically identical member, as in kidney transplantation between identical twins. Compare: allograft, xenograft, autograft.
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syn·graft

(sin'graft)
A tissue or organ transplanted between genetically identical individuals.
Synonym(s): isogeneic graft, isograft, isologous graft, isoplastic graft.
[G. syn-, with, + graft, fr. M.E., fr. O.Fr. graffe, stylus, scion, fr. L. graphium, fr. G. graphō, to write]
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syn·graft

(sin'graft)
A tissue or organ transplanted from one member of a species to another genetically identical member.
Synonym(s): isograft, isogenic graft, isologous graft, isoplastic graft, syngeneic graft.
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