Your surgeon may have informed you that one of your tissues is worn or diseased. It may need to be repaired or replaced.
 
One of the options your surgeon may have discussed with you is donated human tissue (allograft).
 
Using allograft tissue usually eliminates the need to harvest one of your tissues from a second surgical site. As a result, it also may shorten your hospital stay.
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