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Giant traumatic pseudoaneurysm of the superficial temporal artery: treatment challenges and case review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16801050     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Traumatic pseudoaneurysms of the superficial temporal artery are uncommon. They present to a variety of specialities - orthopaedics, ear, nose and throat, neurosurgery, maxillofacial, plastic surgery, vascular surgery and dermatology. Experience managing these lesions is therefore limited and diluted. We present a case of a giant, traumatic pseudoaneurysm of the superficial temporal artery, which required the unusual approach of staged surgical excision.
Authors:
M Murphy; D Hughes; I Liaquat; R Edmondson; P Bullock
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of neurosurgery     Volume:  20     ISSN:  0268-8697     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Neurosurg     Publication Date:  2006 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-06-27     Completed Date:  2006-11-30     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8800054     Medline TA:  Br J Neurosurg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  159-61     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurosurgery, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, UK. mmmurphy@sghms.ac.uk
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Accidental Falls
Aneurysm, False / etiology,  radiography,  surgery*
Head Injuries, Closed / complications
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Temporal Arteries / surgery*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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