The prophylaxis and treatment of heterotopic ossification following lower limb arthroplasty.
What does HO stand for?
HO stands for Heterotopic Ossification (orthopedics)
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- Hardware Overhead
- Harmonic Oscillator
- Head Office
- Headquarters Office
- Hearing Office (Social Security)
- Hearing Officer
- Heavy Offense (gaming)
- Heavy Oil
- Height Obstacle
Samples in periodicals archive:
1 Heterotopic ossification Presented after injury at over back and spine.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Heterotopic ossification (HO) is extra bone growth often caused by serious injuries from explosions.
Introduction Heterotopic ossification is a pathological new bone formation occurring in tissues that would not normally ossify.
Heterotopic Ossification Heterotopic ossification (HO) has been a frequent complication following blast-related injuries and traumatic amputations.
Introduction Neurogenic heterotopic ossification (NHO) is a pathological formation of new bone tissue in muscle and connective tissue, where normally ossification does not occur, following a neurological injury (1).