Grafts sentence example
In Italy, as long as orange trees were propagated by grafts, they were tender; but after many of the trees were destroyed by the severe frosts of 1709 and 1763, plants were raised from seed, and these were found to be hardier and more productive than the former kinds.
Dan tore Brady's uniform open then pulled out a small emergency medical kit and slapped skin grafts over the two wounds.
Take off grafts, and lay them aside in moist earth in a shady place.
Iatrogenic CJD is very rare and most cases have resulted from hGH treatment or human dura mater grafts.
Dura mater grafts have largely been replaced by synthetic materials or by grafts of fibrous tissue derived from the individual undergoing the graft.Advertisement
Neonatal intensive care and coronary artery bypass grafts will both save lives.
Shaking with fear for Brady, she watched them cut through the skin grafts and transfuse blood then jump his heart.
All grafting of this kind is done in the propagating house, at any season when grafts are obtainable in a fit state - the plants when operated on being placed in close frames warmed to a suitable temperature.
A " triple heart bypass " would have three separate grafts made at the same time.
I have vein grafts duplex scanned every 3 months for the first year to pick up treatable problems.Advertisement
Notable examples are hip joints, and replacement heart valves and vascular grafts.
The wounds that are seen in plastic surgery are flaps, skin grafts and split thickness graft donor sites.
However, some authors recommend skin grafts or myocutaneous flaps once the wound shows healthy granulation.
Beside this, about 12.2% of all grafts were done for active infectious keratitis.
Dura mater grafts have largely been replaced by synthetic mater grafts have largely been replaced by synthetic materials or by grafts of fibrous tissue derived from the individual undergoing the graft.Advertisement
Although surgery may realign the spinal column, the damaged bone still has to heal, especially when bone grafts have been used.
They insist that 'therapeutic' cloning using embryonic stem cells could revolutionize medicine by allowing them to grow grafts matched to individual patients.
He was placed in a side ward eventually, his treatment began of six skin grafts.
This treatment may consist of skin grafts, or even partial or full amputations of an arm or leg.
To correct aortic stenosis, the Ross procedure grafts the pulmonary artery to the aorta.Advertisement
Necrotic areas (areas of dead tissue) may need debridement (removal of dead and damaged tissue) and skin grafts.
Deep scars are excised and the area repaired with small skin grafts.
A common method involves taking one or more strips of hair from the permanent donor site and then dividing the strips into smaller pieces, called grafts, containing one to six hairs.
Grafts and plugs remove and relocate up to 6 follicular segments at once.
It speeds healing and encourages cells to graft bone onto bone, acting as a catalyst or healing agent in bone grafts.Advertisement
When removed from the plant and treated as cuttings or grafts, such sports may be perpetuated.
It will have been gathered from what has been said that seeds cannot always be depended on to reproduce exactly the characteristics of the plant which yielded them; for instance, seeds of the greengage plum or of the Ribston pippin will produce a plum or an apple, but not these particular varieties, to perpetuate which grafts or buds must be employed.
During winter, grafts may be conveyed long distances, if carefully packed.
For the propagation by grafts of stove and greenhouse plants the process adopted is whip-grafting or a modification of it.
Fruit trees and grape vines generally should be pruned; and, if the wood of the vine is wanted for cuttings, or scions of fruit trees for grafts, they should be tied in small bundles and buried in the ground until spring.Advertisement