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Blood platlet rehab

17th February 2009

Here’s an interesting story from the New York Times about how using platlets from a patient’s own blood can be an alternative to surgery. I know one guy who had to regrow some bone in his mouth for some dental work. They used this blood platlet technique on him (after taking some blood and putting it in a centrifuge). He regrew the bone he needed.

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