Definition of autologous in English:
(Of cells or tissues) obtained from the same individual: autologous bone marrow transplants
More example sentences
- Breast reconstruction can be performed with implants or autologous tissue.
- Reconstructive techniques involve using autologous tissue grafts, tissue expanders, and implants or a combination of these.
- Despite advances in surgery, it is impossible to reconstruct the hand with autologous tissues.
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