The information on this website is for educational purposes only. Do not act or rely upon the information on this website without seeking independent professional medical advice.  Prolotherapy is a medical technique. As with any medical technique, results will vary among individuals, and there is no guarantee that you will receive the same outcome as patient reports here. Prolotherapy injections may not work for you and as with all medical procedures there are risks involved. These risks should be discussed with a qualified health care professional prior to any treatment so that you have proper informed consent and understand that there are no guarantees to healing.

High Hamstring Tendinopathy and Tears

Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) for Acute Muscle Injury:  A Systematic Review  (2014)
This literature review of Acute Muscle Injury discusses in vivo laboratory studies suggesting beneficial effects of PRP injections for accelerated muscle recovery.

Autologous Adipose-derived Stromal/Stem Cells with Platelet - Rich Plasma as Biocellular Regenerative Therapy in the Treatment of Chronic Proximal Hamstring Tendon Tear. (2013)
Case report for a patient with a severe high hamstring tendinopathy and tear with a three year history of chronic pain successfully treated with Biocellular Prolotherapy (adipose derived).

Platelet Rich Plasma for High Hamstring Tears. (2010)
The authors present a case report of an acute near complete high hamstring tear treated successfully 16 days after initial injury by Platelet Rich Plasma Prolotherapy.  MRI documents tissue repair.