The Healing Effect of Bone Marrow-Derived Stem Cells in Knee Osteoarthritis: A Case Report

@inproceedings{Mehrabani2016TheHE,
  title={The Healing Effect of Bone Marrow-Derived Stem Cells in Knee Osteoarthritis: A Case Report},
  author={Davood Mehrabani and Fereidoon Mojtahed Jaberi and Maryam Zakerinia and Mohammad Javad Hadianfard and Reza Jalli and Nader Tanideh and Shahrokh Zare},
  booktitle={World journal of plastic surgery},
  year={2016}
}
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a prevalent chronic disease impacting on quality of life and has societal and economical burden increasing with age. Yet, no confirmed pharmacological, biological or surgical therapy could prevent the progressive destruction of OA joint. Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) with immunosuppressive activities emerged a potential therapy. We describe a magnetic resonance images (MRI) approved 47 years old nomad female suffering from a severe right knee OA. After intra-articular… CONTINUE READING
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