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Platelet Rich Plasma Prolotherapy For Rotator Cuff Tears

Physicians should consider platelet rich plasma prolotherapy for patients with tendinopathies or rotator cuff tears before any surgical interventions.

History: A 40 year old woman presents with a 3 year history of right shoulder pain which began during a kickboxing workout. She pushed past the pain on three subsequent workouts until she could no longer lift her arm or continue her work as a hairdresser.

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