Bilateral and recurrent myositis ossificans in an athlete: a case report and review of treatment options.

@article{Miller2006BilateralAR,
  title={Bilateral and recurrent myositis ossificans in an athlete: a case report and review of treatment options.},
  author={Alan E. Miller and Brian A Davis and Olawunmi A Beckley},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2006},
  volume={87 2},
  pages={
          286-90
        }
}
An unusual case of recurrent myositis ossificans (MO) bilaterally in the hamstring muscles of a 47-year-old athlete secondary to trauma is presented with a review of the literature of current treatment options. MO is a common condition that occurs among athletes in association with muscle and/or tendon strain or contusion. After an extensive literature review, we believe this to be the first case reported of recurrent and bilateral MO in a nonsurgical setting from recurrent hamstring strains… CONTINUE READING

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