Stem Cells For Your Feet??
Stem cells can also be used to stimulate the growth of human tissues. In an adult, wounded tissue is most often replaced by scar tissue, which is characterized in the skin by disorganized collagen structure, loss of hair follicles and irregular vascular structure. In stem cell therapy, normal tissue formation is encouraged, rather than scar tissue formation.
This procedure is typically done in the Operating Room Suite.This technique involves injecting stem cells, with or without platelet-rich plasma, to treat the stressed connective tissue. These shots can work better than the traditional cortisone shots, since they not only soothe the pain, they can regenerate damaged tissue in patients with chronic injuries or aid in surgical recovery.
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