Chapter 94. Chapter 94. Fibrodysplasia (Myositis) Ossificans Progressiva

  1. ASBMR
  1. Frederick S. Kaplan and
  2. Eileen M. Shore

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch94

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

How to Cite

ASBMR (2008) Chapter 94. Fibrodysplasia (Myositis) Ossificans Progressiva, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch94

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780977888214

Online ISBN: 9780470623992

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Keywords:

  • heterotopic ossification;
  • fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva;
  • bone morphogenetic protein;
  • bone morphogenetic protein receptors;
  • ACVRl;
  • ALK2

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Clinical Presentation

  • Radiologic Features

  • Laboratory Findings

  • Histopathology

  • Etiology and Pathogenesis

  • Treatment

  • Prognosis

  • Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia