Journal article

Allergic reaction to platelet-rich plasma (PRP): Case report.

Michal Latalski, Alicja Walczyk, Marek Fatyga, Erich Rutz, Tomasz Szponder, Tomasz Bielecki, Anna Danielewicz

Medicine (Baltimore) | Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health) | Published : 2019

Abstract

RATIONALE: In the recent years, growing interest is focused on the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in wound healing and tissue regeneration. There are a number of papers regarding the usefulness of PRP in the healing of ulcerations, skin injures, bone loss or distraction osteogenesis. Most authors emphasize the safety of PRP usage due to its authogenic nature. PATIENT CONCERNS: We present a case of a 14 -year-old boy admitted to our department due to simple bone cyst of the distal tibia, qualified for injection of PRP into the cyst. PRP was separated with the use of Magellan Autologous Platelet Separator System (Arteriocyte Medical Systems Hopkington, MA) according to the manufacturers' ma..

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