Journal of Applied Dental
and Medical Sciences
Journal of Applied Dental and Medical Sciences is A Quarterly Published


Myositis Ossificans Traumatica of Masseter Muscle: A Case Report

Ravinder Singh Bedi, Jaipal Singh, Pratibha Singh,Upasana Khemka, Manoj Yadav


Myositis ossificans traumatica is a condition generally caused by calcification and progressive ossification of an intramuscular hematoma after trauma. This study was to assess the effectiveness of surgical intervention in cases of Myositis Ossificans Traumatica. The surgical excision is the recommended treatment if the patient has pain or restricted motion. Excision is considered when the lesion reaches maturity, usually at six to 12 months to avoid recurrence.

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