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Platelet-rich plasma intra-articular knee injections for the treatment of degenerative cartilage lesions and osteoarthritis

  • Mandeep Dhillon
  • Sandeep Patel
  • Kamal BaliEmail author
Letter to the Editors

Keywords

Osteoarthritis Freezing Condition Platelet Concentrate Current Treatment Modality Concentrate Preparation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of OrthopaedicsPGIMERChandigarhIndia

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