A portion of living tissue used in the operation of autoplasty.
To implant a portion of (living flesh or akin) in a lesion so as to form an organic union.
unburned skin placed on a debrided burn wound. Categorized as allograft, autograft, homograft, or xenograft.
See allograft, autograft, xenograft. Histocompatibility Antigens - Molecules found on all nucleated cells in the body that characterize each individual as unique. These antigens are inherited from one’s parents. Human leukocyte antigens determine the compatibility of tissues for transplantation from one individual to another.
A small shoot or scion of a tree inserted in another tree, the stock of which is to support and nourish it. The two unite and become one tree, but the graft determines the kind of fruit.
A branch or portion of a tree growing from such a shoot.
A "soft thing" or "easy thing;" a "snap."
To insert (a graft) in a branch or stem of another tree; to propagate by insertion in another stock; also, to insert a graft upon.