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Keywords and Sections
PLATE OSTEOSYNTHESIS
SYMPTOMATIC HETEROTOPIC OSSIFICATION
DEVELOPMENT
KNOWLEDGE
LONG BONES
CASE REPORT
INJURY
STUDY
KNEE ARTHROPLASTY
RESULTS
HIP ARTHROPLASTY
PREVENTION
SURGICAL TREATMENT
PATIENTS
RADIATION THERAPY
RADIOGRAPHS
THREE
GARLAND
SOFT
SOFT TISSUES
SPINAL CORD INJURIES
SPINAL CORD INJURY
HETEROTOPIC OSSIFICATION
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Definitions

  1. Heterotopic ossification is a process resulting in the formation of bone tissue that is often atypical, at an extraskeletal location. (Web site)
  2. Heterotopic ossification (HO) is the development of bone in abnormal areas, usually in soft tissues. (Web site)
  3. Heterotopic ossification is a common complication in which bone develops in soft tissues.
  4. Heterotopic ossification (HO) is the growth of bone in abnormal places like soft tissue.
  5. Heterotopic ossification was graded according to a modified Brooker scale. (Web site)

Plate Osteosynthesis

  1. Figure 1. Heterotopic ossification following plate osteosynthesis of a distal humerus fracture.

Symptomatic Heterotopic Ossification

  1. Risk of symptomatic heterotopic ossification following plate osteosynthesis in multiple trauma patients: an analysis in a level-1 trauma centre.

Development

  1. Osteoarthrosis and the presence of postoperative effusion were the significant risk factors in the development of heterotopic ossification.

Knowledge

  1. To our knowledge, only 11 other cases of pulmonary adenocarcinoma with heterotopic ossification have been reported. (Web site)

Long Bones

  1. Heterotopic ossification may occur anywhere in the body but is most frequently found around the joints or long bones. (Web site)

Case Report

  1. Heterotopic ossification in the anterior maxilla: a case report and review of the literature. (Web site)

Injury

  1. A well-characterized pathologic stress response of muscle to injury involves the development of heterotopic ossification. (Web site)

Study

  1. Study on heterotopic ossification has suggested that it may be linked to injuries to the spinal cord, along with neurological conditions. (Web site)

Knee Arthroplasty

  1. Heterotopic ossification around distal femur after total knee arthroplasty.

Results

  1. Our results suggest that in primary pulmonary adenocarcinoma, heterotopic ossification occurs via intramembranous bone formation. (Web site)

Hip Arthroplasty

  1. Biochemical markers of bone turnover and development of heterotopic ossification after total hip arthroplasty.

Prevention

  1. Prevention of heterotopic ossification with irradiation after total hip arthroplasty.

Surgical Treatment

  1. May 1997. The surgical treatment of heterotopic ossification at the elbow following long-term coma.
  2. Knowledge of the effect of surgical treatment on formation of symptomatic heterotopic ossification in polytrauma is sparse.

Patients

  1. The natural history of heterotopic ossification in patients who have fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva: a study of forty-four patients. (Web site)
  2. Heterotopic ossification (HO) may occur after total hip arthroplasty, but fortunately most patients are asymptomatic. (Web site)

Radiation Therapy

  1. NYU, 2003 PMID 15156818 -- "Prevention of heterotopic ossification at the elbow following trauma using radiation therapy." (Stein DA, Bull Hosp Jt Dis. (Web site)
  2. Inhibition of heterotopic ossification with radiation therapy in an animal model.

Radiographs

  1. Radiographs revealed well-aligned components with no evidence of loosening and no heterotopic ossification in all patients. (Web site)
  2. RESULTS: After 4 weeks the rabbits were evaluated by radiographs and ultrasound for evidence of heterotopic ossification. (Web site)

Three

  1. Samples of heterotopic ossification and trabecular bone from three of the patients were examined histologically.

Garland

  1. Garland DE. A clinical perspective on common forms of acquired heterotopic ossification. (Web site)
  2. Garland DE: Clinical observations on fractures and heterotopic ossification in the spinal cord and traumatic brain injured populations.

Soft

  1. These results indicated the inhibitory effects of colchicine on a bone-forming process in soft tissue such as heterotopic ossification. (Web site)
  2. Heterotopic ossification (HO) is a benign condition of abnormal formation of bone in soft tissue.

Soft Tissues

  1. When these cells are in the soft tissues of the body, it results in heterotopic ossification.

Spinal Cord Injuries

  1. Garland DE, Orwin JF. Resection of heterotopic ossification in patients with spinal cord injuries. (Web site)

Spinal Cord Injury

  1. The incidence rate of heterotopic ossification in individuals with spinal cord injury is approximately 16 to 53 percent. (Web site)

Heterotopic Ossification

  1. The efficacy of 500 CentiGray radiation in the prevention of heterotopic ossification after total hip arthroplasty: a prospective, randomized, pilot study.
  2. Heterotopic ossification develops most commonly in individuals who have an injury, such as spinal cord injury, that results in neurologic deficits. (Web site)
  3. The most common sites of early heterotopic ossification were the neck, spine, and shoulder girdle.

Categories

  1. Spinal Cord Injury
  2. Humans > Medicine > Anatomy > Soft Tissues
  3. Common Sites
  4. Shoulder Girdle
  5. Garland
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