Favorable Vocal Fold Wound Healing Induced by Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection

  title={Favorable Vocal Fold Wound Healing Induced by Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection},
  author={Seung Hoon Woo and Han-Sin Jeong and Jin Pyeong Kim and Eun-Ha Koh and Seon Uk Lee and Sung Min Jin and Dong Hoon Kim and Jin Hee Sohn and Sang Hyuk Lee},
  booktitle={Clinical and experimental otorhinolaryngology},
OBJECTIVES To introduce a new injection material for vocal fold diseases, which could be readily translated to clinical practice, we investigated the effectiveness of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injection on the injured vocal fold in terms of histological recovery. METHODS Blood samples were drawn from New Zealand White rabbits and PRP was isolated through centrifugation and separation of the samples. Using a CO2 laser, we made a linear wound in the 24 vocal fold sides of 12 rabbits and… CONTINUE READING
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