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PrP

Abbreviation for prion protein.

PrP

abbreviation for prion protein, a viruslike infectious agent associated with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.

PRP

Abbreviation for:
PACAP-related peptide
penicillase-resistant penicillin
penicillin-resistant pneumococci
performance-related pay 
physiologic rest position
platelet-rich plasma
pityriasis rubra pilaris
pre-registration period
pre-RNA processing
primary Raynaud phenomenon
primer recognition protein
prion-related protein
proline-rich protein
psychotic reaction profile
pulmonary rehabilitation programme

PrP

A prion protein. See Prion.
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Advise patients with elbow epicondylitis that PRP injections may improve pain and function slightly more than corticosteroid injections in the short-term, (B)
The PRP was prepared from autologous blood using a two-step centrifugation process.
The visual and clinical outcome of patients after PRP is dependent upon the surface area of retina over which the laser is applied.
The PRP was staffed by a small team of people: a manager/ psychologist (who also designed the PRP model), an early years educator, a child health nurse and an Aboriginal family support worker whose role was liaison but also involved helping other team members understand Aboriginal protocols, linguistic conventions and living conditions.
Use of NSAIDs was not allowed before and after seven days of PRP application.
In fact, PRP is increasingly applied to chronic nonhealing tendon conditions of the Achilles, elbow, patella, rotator cuff, and other anchoring fibers that are subject to repetitive overuse and absorb the brunt of tremendous mechanical forces.
The harvesting procedure will collect sufficient PRP for up to three treatments and, when kept frozen, the PRP can be stored for 12 months with very little decline in its effects.
Earlier, the IG PRP discussed professional matters and security of the railways network in a meeting with Secretary Railways Board Zubair Shafi Ghauri and Secretary Establishment Maroof Afzal.
PRP expects to complete substantial base building renovations at 4900 Seminary Road, which will consist of new elevators, a new HVAC system and upgraded bathrooms, lobbies and common areas so that the building can compete effectively with other assets in the immediate submarket and throughout Northern Virginia.
The stem cells are the workers that will build the new tissue, the PRP are the subcontractors directing the workers and the bloodstream is the route by which the materials get to the site to build and repair.
Chairman, Committee for a Holistic Review of PRP Documents and Operations, Mallam Lawal Batagarawa, who stated this in Abuja, while presenting a review document to the Chairman of the party, Alhaji Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa, said the party was in the process of repositioning itself with a view to playing a more prominent role in the nation's political space come 2019.