Chirurgie

Without anticoagulant for the preparation of lightly concentrated platelet-rich plasma.

Application

wPRP - Acute:

  • Tendon injuries, including Achilles tendon, rotator cuff
  • Ligament injuries, e.g. cruciate ligament, ankle ligaments
  • Muscle fiber tear
  • Meniscus injury

wPRP – Chronic

  • Tendinopathy, e.g., Achilles tendon thickening/ Chronic Achilles tendon rupture (Achillodynia)
  • Tendon irritation, e.g. patellar tendon syndrome
  • Subacromial syndrome
  • Tendonitis
Concentration / Yield

Concentration compared to whole blood 

Yield

Cell types

Platelets

Leukocytes

Erythrocytes

Platelets

wPRP

2-3x

< 0,2x

< 0,01x

92%

rPRP

2-3x

< 0,9x

< 0,15x

95%

wPRP

White PRP

Leukocytes-poor

Erythrocyte-free

rPRP

Red PRP

Leukocytes-rich

Erythrocyte-poor