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29 August 2011

Joost ondergaan stamsel-terapie

Joost van der Westhuizen, ondergaan tans eksperimentele stamsel-terapie om beskadigde weefsel te regenereer en herstel.

Suid-Afrikaanse rugbyheld, Joost van der Westhuizen, ondergaan tans eksperimentele stamsel-terapie om beskadigde weefsel te regenereer en herstel, en om te help met gestremde spierfunksie. Dit is die eerste keer dat hierdie soort behandeling in Suid-Afrika toegepas word.

Pearl sê: "Op hierdie stadium is behandelingsopsies beperk en bestaan basies uit versagtende en ondersteunende terapie. Daarom het Joost, met die onderskraging van sy dokters en die president van die Suid-Afrikaanse Rugby Legendes Organisasie, Gavin Varejes, besluit om stamsel-behandeling te kies."

 
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