Case: 37 yo healthy female manual therapist with 1 week history of right wrist extensor tear at the elbow in ECRB. Patient was treated with targeted PRP using the Emcyte system provided by Plymouth Medical. Patient underwent routine Fascial Manipulation, Fascial Hydrodissection, movement rehabilitation with complete resolution of symptoms in 6 months and full recovery by 9 months.
Acute Tear: Elastography and B-mode ultrasound showing acute tear of the ECRB and tendonopathy of the extensor digitorum. The red is indicative of edema.
Injection of PRP: Real time ultrasound showing PRP injected into Extensor digitorum and ECRB tendons.
Post PRP: Elastography and B-mode ultrasound showing PRP injected into Extensor digitorum and ECRB tendons. The green/blue is indicative of increased stiffness in the tendons after filling with PRP.
Fascia Hydrodissection: Realtime ultrasonography of fascial hydrdissection using saline into fascial densification
9 Months Post Rupture: Proper healing of the ECRB and Extensor Digitorum without scarring or adhesions