Traumatic myositis ossificans of the thigh following sports injury. A case report

Hiroaki Sakata, Hiroshi Mizuta, Minoru Shiraishi, Toshio Kitagawa, Takashi Oshima
1987 Orthopedics & Traumatology  
Traumatic myositis ossificans is well known to occur in the muscle hematoma as a result of a contusion or a strain. An 18-year-old male of traumatic myosits ossificans after contusion on his right anterior thigh while playing rugby football was reported. Five and seven days after the first injury he played rugby football and reinjured the same area. Three weeks after the reinjury he had increased anterior thigh
doi:10.5035/nishiseisai.36.347 fatcat:zq4unh7svrdw7bruuzsqulenay