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Bilateral temporalis muscle hypertrophy--two case reports.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23360032     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Isolated idiopathic bilateral temporalis muscle hypertrophy is a very rare clinical entity. It can change the facial appearance that manifests itself as a morphopsychological conflict for the subject, which is termed as 'Minotaur syndrome' in the medical literature. Here one such case is reported. The second patient sought medical attention for fear of malignancy.
Authors:
Jugal Kishore Kar; Manoranjan Kar; Saswati Maiti; Eva Sen
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the Indian Medical Association     Volume:  110     ISSN:  0019-5847     ISO Abbreviation:  J Indian Med Assoc     Publication Date:  2012 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-01-30     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505608     Medline TA:  J Indian Med Assoc     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  333-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Midnapur Medical College, Paschim Medinipur 721101.
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