• Mesenchymal stem cell injection may improve outcomes in patients with knee OA

    5 monthes ago - By Healio

    Patients with varus knee osteoarthritis who received a mesenchymal stem cell injection when undergoing high tibial osteotomy experienced improved clinical outcomes compared with patients who did not receive mesenchymal stem cell injections, according to published results.
    Based on sex, age and lesion size, researchers pair-matched 50 patients with varus knee OA undergoing high tibial osteotomy alone with 50 patients undergoing high tibial osteotomy with a mesenchymal stem cell injection. Researchers evaluated clinical outcomes with IKDC and Lysholm scores and evaluated the femorotibial angle
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