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Synonyms for autoplasty

tissue that is taken from one site and grafted to another site on the same person


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surgical repair by using tissue from another part of the patient's own body

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The age of technology and information keeps us abreast of everything related to aesthetic surgery, autoplastic practices, from the organic diet and bodybuilding to doping.
While autoplastic measures may appear to reflect an engagement with the external world, they more accurately indicate an attempt by the obsessive-compulsive to alter their relationship with the external world by changing their internal world.
Autoplastic transplant of the adrenal gland was demonstrated by Jaffe and Plavska as early as 1926.
1) In contrast to this, splenosis is an acquired condition whereby splenic trauma or iatrogenic rupture can result in the autoplastic transplantation and implantation of splenic pulp throughout the containing cavity (2).