Recent Examples on the WebUltimately, the donor skin, called an allograft, must be replaced with an autograft, skin taken from another part of the patient’s own body.
Roni Caryn Rabin, New York Times, 12 Dec. 2019 Yanes is still being treated for his injuries, requiring autografts to replace tissue, his lawyer said.
Taylor Romine And Evan Simko-bednarski, CNN, 2 July 2019
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