AA van Kuijk

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Neurogenic heterotopic ossification (NHO) is a frequent complication in spinal cord injury (SCI) that is often difficult to treat. This review emphasizes the incidence, risk factors and clinical signs of NHO in SCI patients. Although the exact pathophysiology underlying NHO in neurologic patients is not yet understood, different pathogenic mechanisms have(More)
Study design: Case Report. Objective: Heterotopic ossification (HO) is a frequent complication in spinal cord injury (SCI) that is often difficult to treat. Although surgery may become necessary, operative resection has been associated with complications and poor outcome due to a high recurrence rate. Additional methods of treatment to reduce the recurrence(More)
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