The effect of platelet-rich plasma injection on post-internal urethrotomy stricture recurrence

This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.

References

  1. 1.

    Rezaei M, Badiei R, Badiei R (2018) The effect of platelet-rich plasma injection on post-internal urethrotomy stricture recurrence. World J Urol. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-018-2597-8

    Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  2. 2.

    Gul M (2016) Modified platelet-rich plasma with transforming growth factor β1 neutralization antibody injection may reduce recurrence rate of urethral stricture. Med Hypotheses 97:1–3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mehy.2016.10.007

    CAS  Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  3. 3.

    Gül M, Altıntaş E, Kaynar M et al (2017) The predictive value of platelet to lymphocyte and neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio in determining urethral stricture after transurethral resection of prostate. Turk J Urol 43:325–329. https://doi.org/10.5152/tud.2017.14478

    Article  PubMed  PubMed Central  Google Scholar 

  4. 4.

    Rothan HA, Djordjevic I, Bahrani H et al (2014) Three-dimensional culture environment increases the efficacy of platelet rich plasma releasate in prompting skin fibroblast differentiation and extracellular matrix formation. Int J Med Sci 11:1029–1038. https://doi.org/10.7150/ijms.8895

    CAS  Article  PubMed  PubMed Central  Google Scholar 

  5. 5.

    Border WA, Noble NA (1994) Transforming growth factor beta in tissue fibrosis. N Engl J Med 331:1286–1292. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJM199411103311907

    CAS  Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  6. 6.

    Sangkum P, Gokce A, Tan RBW et al (2015) Transforming growth factor-β1 induced urethral fibrosis in a rat model. J Urol 194:820–827. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2015.02.014

    CAS  Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

  7. 7.

    Li H, Hicks JJ, Wang L et al (2016) Customized platelet-rich plasma with transforming growth factor β1 neutralization antibody to reduce fibrosis in skeletal muscle. Biomaterials 87:147–156. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2016.02.017

    CAS  Article  PubMed  Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Affiliations

Authors

Contributions

Protocol/project development: GM, KN.; data collection or management: GM, AN.; data analysis: GM.; manuscript writing/editing: GM, AN.

Corresponding author

Correspondence to Murat Gul.

Ethics declarations

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Gul, M., Akaras, N. The effect of platelet-rich plasma injection on post-internal urethrotomy stricture recurrence. World J Urol 37, 2809–2810 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00345-018-2614-y

Download citation