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Stem Cell functioning for treatment of Arthritis and Osteoarthritis
The research for these cells has been found from decades and expanded to a great extent. Commonly it involves embryonic stem cells research and utilizes adult cells to cure the diseases and one of the major diseases cured by stem cells is the treatment of arthritis and osteoarthritis with stem cell preservation from long years.
Mesenchymal stem cells: Recent studies show a significant effect on arthritis and osteoarthritis. The potential treatment of stem cell for arthritis is probably overseen in a different way. It makes use of different properties of stem cells because the method of degeneration differs for these two forms of arthritic treatments like some stem cells are used for regenerative abilities and other to regulate immune system of the body.
After applying such therapies to patients, positive feedbacks have been achieved from those who were undergoing isolated health problems. Although, this treatment was not the reason to cure the diseases at initial stage and do not demand any evidence to apply treatment, yet they have reported significant relief after going through such therapies.
Treatment for Rheumatoid Arthritis can be differentiated into bone, gristle and many other cell types. It holds a great potential for easing the pain for osteoarthritis in joints and regenerates the damaged tissues.
Intravenous stem cell therapy: This type of stem cell therapy uses hematopoietic cells and for number of years it has been extensively used in veterinary medicines. Stem cell preservation from many years also helps in the treatment of arthritis and osteoarthritis in companion animals are injected directly into the damaged joints. Again the results for such diseases have proven much more effective for reducing the autoimmune attacks that are coherent with RA, inhibit the swelling and pain and finally endorses regeneration of active tissues.
Along with the ability to derive stem cells from patients, it has also become an opener for possible treatments and in fact, without any use of human embryonic or cord blood stem cells. These cells are less promptly obtainable and bogged down in some principled arguments.