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  • From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Homograft) same species as the recipient.[1] The transplant is called an allograft or allogeneic transplant or homograft. — “Allotransplantation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Homograft valves are donated by patients and harvested after the patient dies. A pulmonary homograft (pulmonary valve taken from a cadaver) is then used to replace the patient's own pulmonary valve. — “Aortic valve replacement - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Survival of homografts in the pulmonary position is good (20-year Homografts (aortic or pulmonary) should be the replacement of choice; no other valve. — “Ross procedure - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

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