oa South African Medical Journal - A case of myositis ossificans
|Article Title||A case of myositis ossificans|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 National Hospital, Bloemfontein|
|Publication Date||Jan 1921|
|Keyword(s)||cae, Myositis ossificans and Progressive calcification|
A case of myoitis ossificans in a young native woman is presented. The following are the characteristic features: a progressive calcification of the muscles of the back, shoulder and hip leading to ankylosis of the left shoulder-joint and formation of bony masses min all the muscles of the back and hips, and associated with this the congenital deformity of the left little toe.
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