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Calcific Tendinopathy of the Rotator Cuff Tendons
Calcific tendinopathy (CT) of the tendons of the rotator cuff is common in white populations, with a reported prevalence varying from 2.7% to 22%, mostly affecting women between 30 and 50 years.Expand
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Isolated Anterior Talofibular Ligament Broström Repair for Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability
Background: Lateral ankle sprains may result in pain and disability in the short term, decreased sport activity and early retirement from sports in the mid term, and secondary injuries andExpand
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Treatment of adhesive capsulitis: a review.
Adhesive capsulitis is a condition "difficult to define, difficult to treat and difficult to explain from the point of view of pathology". This Codman's assertion is still actual because of aExpand
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Clinical and biological aspects of rotator cuff tears.
Rotator cuff tears are common and are a frequent source of shoulder pain and disability. A wide variation in the prevalence of rotator cuff tears has been reported. The etiology of rotator cuff tearExpand
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Multiple Percutaneous Longitudinal Tenotomies for Chronic Achilles Tendinopathy in Runners
Background: Multiple percutaneous longitudinal tenotomies have been successfully undertaken in runners with isolated midportion Achilles tendinopathy (nodular lesions <2.5 cm) without any sign ofExpand
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Biological properties of mesenchymal Stem Cells from different sources.
Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are adult, nonhematopoietic, stem cells that were initially isolated from bone marrow. Now they can be isolated from almost every tissue of the body. They have theExpand
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Role of Growth Factors in Rotator Cuff Healing
The histologic lesion underlying overuse rotator cuff tendinopathy is a failed healing response, with haphazard proliferation of tenocytes, disruption of tendon cells and collagen fibers, andExpand
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Achilles tendinopathy in amateur runners: role of adiposity (Tendinopathies and obesity).
Obesity is an important risk factor for Achilles tendinopathy, and running is usually carried out to reduce excess body weight. Aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of AchillesExpand
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Autologous conditioned serum for the treatment of osteoarthritis and other possible applications in musculoskeletal disorders.
INTRODUCTION The therapeutic use of interleukin 1 (IL-1) cytokine receptor antagonists (IL-1RA) has promoted the development of new biological therapies for osteoarthritis (OA). AutologousExpand
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Does substance use disorder affect clinical expression in first-hospitalization patients with schizophrenia? Analysis of a prospective cohort
Although several papers reported a wide range of negative outcomes among patients with both schizophrenia and Substance Use Disorder (SUD), only a few studies evaluated the impact of SUD onExpand
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