1) Such ectopic bone formation occurring following injury has been known by various names such as heterotopic ossification, (2) hyperostosis, (3) para-articular ossification, (4) and myositis ossificans traumatica
1) Following a blunt trauma, 9-20% of athletes develop this condition and it is then termed myositis ossificans traumatica or myositis ossificans circumscripta.
6) Myositis ossificans traumatica is a benign proliferation of cartilage and bone in skeletal muscle that has been exposed to trauma.
Myositis ossificans traumatica of the neck--a pediatric case.
History, clinical and radiological examination strongly suggested it to be a rare case of myositis ossificans traumatica which was subsequently confirmed histopathologically.
It is broadly classified into two clinical subtypes; myositis ossificans progressiva (MOP) and myositis ossificans traumatica (MOT).
Myositis ossificans traumatica is elaborately re- ported in orthopedic literature.
The management of athletes with myositis ossificans traumatica.
Muscle contusion injury and myositis ossificans traumatica.
Myositis ossificans traumatica (MOT) is often defined as heterotopic, non-neoplastic proliferation of bone in an area previously exposed to trauma and hematoma.
The patient was subsequently diagnosed with myositis ossificans traumatica of the left deltoid ligament of the ankle.