Platelet-rich plasma (PRP), also known as autologous conditioned plasma, is a concentrate
of platelet-rich plasma
protein derived from whole blood, centrifuged to
remove red blood cells.
As a concentrated source of blood
plasma and autologous conditioned plasma, PRP contains several different growth factors and
PRP has been investigated and used for chronic tendinitis, osteoarthritis, in oral surgery, and in plastic surgery.