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Implant Definitions

Allograft
Tissue (e.g., bone, tendons, ligaments, skin, heart valves) taken from one person for transplantation into another.
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Autograft
Tissue surgically removed from one area of a person’s body and transplanted in another site on the same person.
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Xenograft
Animal-derived tissue (e.g., bovine or porcine) that is transplanted to a human recipient.
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