During a knee surgery sometimes it is valuable to use the patients own biological material, whether it be blood, tissue, bone or skin, this is known as autograft.. When I have my surgery, there will decreased cause for rejection as I am using autografted bone.
The difference between an allograft and an autograft is where the human tissue comes from. An autograft is when a patients own tissue is used, and an allograft is when tissue from someone else is used in the surgery.
Autograft: Tissue transplanted from one part of the body to another in the same individual. Also called an autotransplant.autograft means when a peice of your body is moved to some where else on your body like if u have a burn you have a skin graft that's what a autograft is
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Autograft simply means that a tissue is taken from one part of the body and transferred to another part of the body of the same person.
Biosynthetic dressings are used on burns and other wounds. Another application is as a temporary dressing for skin autograft sites.
Autotransplantation or Autograft.
Cultured Epithelial Autograft