Myositis ossificans

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Myositis ossificans

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The terms "Myositis ossificans" returned 49 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Circumscribed myositis ossificans of the masseter muscle: report of a case.
 

Author(s): P Piombino, G Dell'Aversana Orabona, V Abbate, G Fini, G M Liberatore, E Mici, E Belli

Journal: G Chir. ;34(9-10):271-4.

 

Myositis Ossificans (MO) is an unusual pathological entity still largely unknown, characterized by dystrophic calcification leading to heterotopic ossification of intramuscular connective tissue. The masticatory muscles are exceptionally involved. Four distinct types of myositis ossificans ...

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2014

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A case of parosteal osteosarcoma with a rare complication of myositis ossificans.
 

Author(s): Maria Silvia Spinelli, Carlo Perisano, Carlo Della Rocca, Jendrick Hardes, Carlo Barone, Carlo Fabbriciani, Giulio Maccauro

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We report the case of a parosteal osteosarcoma of the distal ulna, treated with wide resection without reconstruction. The patient developed lung metastasis and a mass in the interosseus membrane of the forearm proximally to the osteotomy. The lung mass was found to be a metastasis ...

Last Updated: 16 Jan 2013

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Myositis ossificans of the elbow after a trigger point injection.
 

Author(s): Sang-Jin Shin, Sung Shik Kang

Journal: Clin Orthop Surg. 2011 Mar;3(1):81-5.

 

Trigger point injection is a simple procedure that is widely performed for relieving pain. Even though there are several complications of trigger point injection, myositis ossificans has not been documented as one of its complications. We treated a patient who suffered from painful ...

Last Updated: 3 Mar 2011

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva

 

Last Updated: 17 Jul 2014

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Urine Sample Collection From FOP Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva

 

Last Updated: 27 May 2014

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