Platelet-Rich Plasma

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Comparison of Effects of Leukocyte-Rich and Leukocyte-Poor Platelet-Rich Plasma on Pain and Functionality in Patients With Lateral Epicondylitis

Types of platelet-rich plasma
White blood cellsActivation of PRPConcentration of platelets
Type
1AIncreasedNo≥5x
1BIncreasedNo<5x
2AIncreasedYes≥5x
2BIncreasedYes<5x
3AMinimal or absentNo≥5x
3BMinimal or absentNo<5x
4AMinimal or absentYes≥5x
4BMinimal or absentYes<5x
PRP: Platelet-rich plasma.
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Background: Leukocyte-poor platelet-rich plasma (LP-PRP) is hypothesized to be…

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