Int Orthop 2021 Sep 24. Epub 2021 Sep 24.
Orthopedics Department, Chongqing Key Laboratory of Pediatrics, Ministry of Education Key Laboratory of Child Development and Disorders, National Clinical Research Center for Child Health and Disorders, China International Science and Technology Cooperation base of Child development and Critical Disorders, Children's Hospital of Chongqing Medical University, Yuzhong District Zhongshan 2road 136#, Chongqing, 400014, People's Republic of China.
Background: Traumatic myositis ossificans is a self-limited, non-neoplastic, ectopic bone formation in the soft tissues caused by trauma. Conservative treatment is the mainstay of management. However, open surgery and complete resection should be considered in patients with limited joint function and constant pain. Read More