Isolated unilateral temporalis muscle hypertrophy

Case report

Bonnie H. Wang, Seong Jin Moon, Huan Wang, William C. Olivero

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Abstract

Isolated unilateral temporalis muscle hypertrophy is an extremely rare cause of swelling in the temple region, with only 7 cases reported in the literature. The authors report the eighth case of this unique occurrence in a 17-year-old boy and review the current literature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)451-453
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics
Volume11
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2013

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Keywords

  • Botulinum toxin type A
  • Temporal swelling
  • Unilateral temporalis muscle hypertrophy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Clinical Neurology

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Isolated unilateral temporalis muscle hypertrophy : Case report. / Wang, Bonnie H.; Moon, Seong Jin; Wang, Huan; Olivero, William C.

In: Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics, Vol. 11, No. 4, 01.04.2013, p. 451-453.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wang, Bonnie H. ; Moon, Seong Jin ; Wang, Huan ; Olivero, William C. / Isolated unilateral temporalis muscle hypertrophy : Case report. In: Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics. 2013 ; Vol. 11, No. 4. pp. 451-453.
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