Myositis (fasciitis) ossificans in an infant.

Journal Article (Academic article)

Myositis (fasciitis) ossificans developed following minor trauma to the soft tissues of the posterior aspect of the right knee of a 5-month-old female infant. The clinical and pathological features of myositis ossificans are reviewed and the differential diagnosis of soft tissue ossification in early childhood is discussed.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Heifetz, SA; Galliani, CA; DeRosa, GP

Published Date

  • 1992

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 12 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 223 - 229

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0277-0938

Conference Location

  • united states