The effect of platelet rich fibrin on growth factor levels in urethral repair.

SOYER T., Ayva S., Boybeyi Ö., Aslan M. K., Cakmak M.

Journal of pediatric surgery, vol.48, no.12, pp.2545-9, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2013.06.020
  • Journal Name: Journal of pediatric surgery
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.2545-9
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Aim: Platelet rich fibrin (PRF) is an autologous source of growth factors and promotes wound healing. An experimental study was performed to evaluate the effect of PRF on growth factor levels in urethral repair.