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Heterotopic Ossification (Ectopic Ossification) Summary

Description: The development of bony substance in normally soft structures.

Also Known As: Ectopic Ossification; Ossification, Heterotopic; Ossification, Ectopic; Ossification, Pathological; Pathologic Ossification Show All >>

Networked: 861 relevant articles (52 outcomes, 112 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Heterotopic Ossification

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Indomethacin (Indometacin) : 14 outcomes 19 studies in 86 results : FDA 56 Generic
  2. etoricoxib : 3 outcomes 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  3. meloxicam (Mobic) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 4 results : FDA 24 Generic
  4. Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Agents (NSAIDs) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 23 results : IBA
  5. Etidronic Acid (HEDP) : 1 outcome 5 studies in 25 results : FDA 4 Generic
  6. Naproxen (Naprosyn) : 1 outcome 5 studies in 6 results : FDA 40 Generic
  7. celecoxib (Celebrex) : 1 outcome 4 studies in 10 results : FDA 2
  8. rofecoxib (Vioxx) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 5 results : FDA 3
  9. Diphosphonates : 1 outcome 1 study in 8 results : IBA
  10. Diclofenac (SR 38) : 1 outcome 1 study in 4 results : FDA 39 Generic
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Diseases Related to Heterotopic Ossification

  1. Myositis Ossificans
  2. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  3. Spinal Cord Injuries (Spinal Cord Injury)
  4. Infection
  5. Ankylosing Spondylitis
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Key Therapies for Heterotopic Ossification

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  1. Arthroplasty : 22 outcomes 38 studies in 263 results
  2. Radiotherapy : 10 outcomes 9 studies in 54 results
  3. Hip Replacement Arthroplasty (Total Hip Replacement) : 3 outcomes 12 studies in 58 results
  4. Amputation : 1 outcome 1 study in 20 results
  5. Spinal Fusion (Spondylosyndesis) : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results
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