29-year-old man regains muscle, bowel, and sexual functions after stem cell treatments

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A recent case study in the International Archives of Medicine reports success in a case study that combines cellular therapies for spinal cord injury treatment.

The patient, a 29-year-old male with an L1 crush fracture of the vertebral body, received stem cell therapy of umbilical cord matrix and allogeneic umbilical cord blood at 5 months, 8 months, and 14 months after his injury.

No adverse effects were noted and the treatments were well tolerated.

The patient recovered muscle, bowel, and sexual function and experienced a decrease in pain from recurring 10/10 level to occasional pain intensity of 3/10.

To read more, please see the original journal article, Feasibility of combination allogeneic stem cell therapy for spinal cord treatment: A case report.

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