Myositis ossificans

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Myositis ossificans

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Myositis ossificans" returned 55 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Myositis ossificans traumatica causing ankylosis of the elbow.
 

Author(s): B Kanthimathi, S Udhaya Shankar, K Arun Kumar, V L Narayanan

Journal: Clin Orthop Surg. 2014 Dec;6(4):480-3.

 

Myositis ossificans traumatica is an unusual complication following a muscle contusion injury. A significantly large myositic mass causing ankylosis of the elbow is even rarer. We report a 13-year-old boy who presented with a 14-month history of a fixed elbow with no movement and ...

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2014

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Non-traumatic myositis ossificans in the lumbar spine.
 

Author(s): Anas Abdallah, Akin Gokcedag, Ali Ender Ofluoglu, Erhan Emel

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Myositis ossificans is a non-neoplastic benign reactive bone and cartilage matrix-producing pseudotumor that develops in skeletal muscles adjacent to the joint. The clinical and pathologic appearance of myositis ossificans varies depending on the time elapsed after heterotopic bone ...

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2014

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A rare isolated unilateral myositis ossificans traumatica of the lateral pterygoid muscle: a case report.
 

Author(s): Alessia Spinzia, Guido Moscato, Emanuele Broccardo, Lara Castelletti, Fabio Maglitto, Giovanni Dell'Aversana Orabona, Pasquale Piombino

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Myositis ossificans traumatica is a pathological condition characterized by the extraskeletal formation of bony tissue, induced by violent or repeated trauma.

Last Updated: 15 Jul 2014

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The terms "Myositis ossificans" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Bilateral myositis ossificans of the masseter muscle after chemoradiotherapy and critical illness neuropathy--report of a rare entity and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Astrid L Kruse, Christine Dannemann, Klaus W Gr├Ątz

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Myositis ossificans in the head and neck is a rare heterotropic bone formation within a muscle. Besides fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, traumatic and neurogenic forms are described in the literature. We are presenting the case of a 35-year-old female patient with a very rare ...

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2009

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A Natural History Study of Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva

 

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2015

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An Open-Label Extension Study of Palovarotene to Treat Preosseous Flare-ups in FOP Subjects
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva

 

Last Updated: 24 Jun 2015

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An Efficacy and Safety Study of Palovarotene to Treat Preosseous Flare-ups in FOP Subjects
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva

 

Last Updated: 24 Jun 2015

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