myositis ossificans


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myositis ossificans

[‚mī·ə′sīd·əs ä′sif·ə‚kanz]
(medicine)
Muscle inflammation with bone formation in muscle, tendons, or ligaments.
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Unlike other similar pathologies such as myositis ossificans or nodular fasciitis, the actual muscle was rarely involved and largely preserved.
Finally, according to radiological examinations performed during follow-up visits, none of the patients showed neurovascular complications or myositis ossificans during the postoperative period.
Nontraumatic myositis ossificans with an unusual location: case report.
Erkus, "Nontraumatic myositis ossificans with an unusual location: case report, " Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol.
9) They also called this periarticular ossification occurring following a significant neurological injury as neurogenic myositis ossificans.
Myositis ossificans progressiva is a rare autosomal dominant disease, inherited as a trait with variable expression and complete penetrance.
When involving the periosteum, myositis ossificans can mimic parosteal osteosarcoma radiologically and microscopically.
Myositis ossificans after total hip replacement and perioperative muscle ischemia.
Painful myositis ossificans as a rare complication of the iliac crest bone graft donor site harvesting.
The differential diagnosis includes myositis ossificans, proliferative myositis, nodular fasciitis, and sarcoma.
FOP is also known as myositis ossificans progressiva.
Anatomically-based differential diagnosis for the masticator space * Muscles of mastication: Mesenchymal lesions (benign and malignant, such as hemangiomas and sarcomas), lymphoma, benign masseteric hypertrophy, denervation atrophy, idiopathic fibrosis, metastases, myositis ossificans (Figures10B, 10C).