Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is defined as a portion of the plasma fraction of autologous blood having a platelet concentration above baseline that contain a powerful concoction of growth factors. . It is an emerging treatment in the modern health sector known as ‘orthobiologics’. The goal of this discipline is to enhance the body’s innate ability to repair and regenerate. PRP therapy has lately gained a lot of attention as a safe, non-surgical, biological treatment of osteoarthritis and musculoskeletal repair.
Soft tissue injuries that include ligament and tendons represent up to 45% of all musculoskeletal injuries. Chronic and degenerative musculoskeletal conditions can be challenging to treat and can have a protracted course compromising an otherwise active lifestyle.