Myositis ossificans

What is Myositis ossificans?

Ossification or deposit of bone in muscle with fibrosis, causing pain and swelling in muscles.

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What types of treatments are used with heterotopic ossification to decrease likelihood of recurrence? I have a radial implant which I have had for...

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There is no clear line of treatment for heterotropic ossification.
If you had been my patient then i would had suggested you the surgical...

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Hi, I have a problem with my thigh muscles. About 3 months ago I suffered a dead leg. Having played football a few days after still in agony I had...

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Hello, welcome to Healthcaremagic. The injury you suffered is very common in contact sports and should be treated with respect as impact to muscle...

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25 days ago while breaking firewood by stomping on it, a limb hit my lower right Tibia with pretty good force on the upper inside portion of my...

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Hi there,
You might be having a case of post traumatic myositis ossificans(bone formation in the muscle at the site of the bruise).An X ray will...

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