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Myositis Ossificans

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The Running Doc on recovering from a thigh hematoma
A painful condition that occurs in muscles after a bruising injury, myositis ossificans, is a frequent complication of muscle trauma (like you hitting a bench or a football player being tackled) leading to the formation of a large hematoma (blood clot).
Running Doc: How to treat deep muscle bruises, aka myositis ossificans
Dear Running Doc: I am 52 years old and have been running since I've been six years old and have never heard of this one! Last month I was running on an indoor track and some numskull moved a bench onto the track.
Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressive: Potential Therapy
Working in a mouse model of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressive (FOP), researchers find that an antibody that blocks the ligand activin A effectively stopped abnormal bone formation. Sarah J. Hatsell, PhD, from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals in Tarrytown, ...
Myalgia and myositis: Know about muscle pain and inflammation
When a child has benign acute myositis he or she may suddenly complain about having severe pain in the leg and difficulty walking. In most cases the child has recently had a fever and upper respiratory symptoms. With ossificans myositis symptoms appear ...
City College student marches proudly into public service
After undergoing an extensive diagnostic process, she found out she had a rare form of myositis ossificans, a growth in her leg muscle.

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