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PRP Therapy In Karimnagar
What is Platelet-rich plasma Treatment?
Platelet-rich plasma is a substance that’s thought to promote healing when injected body.
Plasma is a component of your blood that contains proteins, the factor that helps your blood clot. It contains proteins that support to the cell grow fastly. Researchers have produced plasma by isolating plasma from blood in your body and concentrating both.
The idea is that injecting plasma into broken tissues will stimulate your body to grow new, healthy cells and promote healing. Because the tissue growth factors are more concentrated in the prepared growth injections, researchers think the body is tissues may faster.
The treatment has not been definitively proven. It also hasn’t been approved as a treatment by the Drug Administration. However, famous have been known to use these injections to help all injuries.
What is PRP and what are PRP injections?
Platelet-rich plasma therapy uses injections of a concentration of a patient’s own platelets to accelerate the healing of injured tendons, ligaments, muscles, and joints. In this way, plasma-rich injections use each individual patient’s own healing system to improve your musculoskeletal problems.
PRP injections are prepared by taking anywhere from one to a few tubes of your blood and running it to concentrate the platelets. These activated platelets are then injected directly into your diseased body tissue.
Ultrasound imaging is sometimes used to guide of the injection. The photographs below illustrate a Plasma injection into a patient’s torn tendon. The ultrasound guidance is shown on the left and the injection is shown on the right.
What are the purposes of PRP injections?
Hair loss: Doctors have injected plasma into the scalp to promote hair loss. According to research trusted Source from last year, PRP injections are effective in treating androgenic alopecia, also known as male pattern baldness.
Tendon injuries: Tendons are thick bands of tissue that connect muscle to strong bone. They are usually slow to heal after injury. Doctors have used plasma PRP injections to treat chronic tendon problems, such as tennis elbow, and jumper’s knee, which causes pain in the patellar tendon in the knee.
Acute injuries. Doctors have used PRP injections to treat acute sports injuries, such as pulled hamstring muscles.
Postsurgical repair: Sometimes doctors use PRP injections after surgery to repair a torn tendon or ligament.