Pseudoaneurysms of the superficial temporal artery: treatment options.

@article{Isaacson2004PseudoaneurysmsOT,
  title={Pseudoaneurysms of the superficial temporal artery: treatment options.},
  author={Glenn Isaacson and Polly S Kochan and Jeffrey P Kochan},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  year={2004},
  volume={114 6},
  pages={1000-4}
}
OBJECTIVES Pseudoaneurysms of the superficial temporal artery present as slowly growing masses of the face or scalp. They may arise as a result of infection or autoimmune disease but most commonly are sequelae of blunt, penetrating, or surgical trauma. We describe their clinical presentation and differential diagnosis and compare several treatment options. STUDY DESIGN Observational case series. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the presentations, diagnostic evaluations, and management in… CONTINUE READING