myositic my·o·sit·ic (mī’ə-sĭt’ĭk)
Of or relating to myositis.
myositis my·o·si·tis (mī’ə-sī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of a muscle, especially a voluntary muscle, characterized by pain, tenderness, and sometimes spasm in the affected area. Also called initis.
- Myositis fibrosa
myositis fibrosa myositis fi·bro·sa (fī-brō’sə) n. The induration of a muscle through an interstitial growth of fibrous tissue. Also called myofascitis.
- Myositis ossificans
myositis ossificans myositis os·sif·i·cans (ŏ-sĭf’ĭ-kānz’) n. Ossification or the deposit of bone in muscle tissue, causing pain and swelling.
myospasm my·o·spasm (mī’ə-spāz’əm) n. Spasmodic contraction of a muscle.