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Future Medical treatments Discuss future possible treatments for hair loss like new drugs, gene therapy, hair follicle cloning, etc.

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Old 10-04-2012, 05:09 AM
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Question PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) Therapy

I had read about this sometime back.

Any idea how effective it is? It is being practiced by one of the most reputed hospitals (Apollo Hospital, Delhi) in India so it doesn't look like a scam to me but I would definitely like to know more about the same.

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Old 10-04-2012, 06:02 PM
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PRP has been researched by a variety of practitioners for a number of years, but a consensus has yet to be reached. It seems like it may show some promise, but it's definitely not a proven treatment at this point in time.
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