Myositis Ossificans in Carcinoma Stomach

  • Shyam Gopal V Junior Resident, Department of Orthopaedics, Lisie Hospital Kochi
  • K Rajaram Senior Consultant, Department of Orthopaedics, Lisie Hospital Kochi
  • Biju P A Consultant, Department of Orthopaedics, Lisie Hospital Kochi

Abstract

Myositis ossificans (MO) is an aberrant reparative process that causes benign heterotopic ossification in soft tissue. Usually it is post traumatic. We are reporting here a case of myositis ossificans bilaterally in proximal thigh in a patient with carcinoma stomach.

Published
2018-01-10
How to Cite
GOPAL V, Shyam; RAJARAM, K; P A, Biju. Myositis Ossificans in Carcinoma Stomach. Kerala Journal of Orthopaedics, [S.l.], v. 30, n. 1-2, p. 40–42, jan. 2018. Available at: <http://kjoonline.net/index.php/kjo/article/view/223>. Date accessed: 22 oct. 2018.