Comment to the Article “PRP-Therapy for Tendinopathies of Rotator Cuff and Long Head of Biceps”

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S. Yu. Dokolin

Vreden Russian Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics


Cand. Sci. (Med.), Senior Researcher

St. Petersburg

Russian Federation

V. I. Kuz’mina

Vreden Russian Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics

Author for correspondence.

Cand. Sci. (Med.), Assistant Researcher

St. Petersburg

Russian Federation


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