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  • kcf_07757 kcf_07757 Feb 13, 2013 4:26 PM Flag

    Any one know of a doctor practice in USA that does stem cells for artheritis and cartlidge loss in joints?

    Are any of you investors that follow the stem cell news know of any doctor practice in the USA or Canada or Mexico that uses stem cells to repair joints damaged by artheritis and cartlige loss.... I just found out that what I thought was a broken toe is actually a joint that lost 2/3rds of it`s cartlidge --- my options down the road seem to be joint replacement ( only good for 5 yrs) or fuse the joint which would definitely effect my activities and I would think eventually throw my back out of alignment creating ongoing problems...

    I was looking at a group out of Colorado that specializes in it but I just saw that the FDA is trying to classify their proceedure of extracting and manipulating the blood product and than injecting it into the sites -- as a form of drug and therefore should be overseen by the FDA...

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