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autologous (not comparable)
- Derived from part of the same individual (i.e. from the recipient rather than a different donor).
- 2010, Siddhartha Mukherjee, The Emperor of All Maladies, Fourth Estate (2011), page 322:
- When she relapsed with metastatic breast cancer after exhausting all conventional therapies, her doctors suggested an autologous bone marrow transplant as a last resort.