Platelet-Rich Plasma for Tendon and Ligament Problems

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A Cornell University researcher recently showed that platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy can enhance the healing response and quality of repair at the cellular level in treatment of tendonitis and suspensory ligament desmitis. Lisa A. Fortier, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVS, is also studying whether this treatment method reduces susceptibility to re-injury.

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