Open Access DOI:10.23937/iavm-2017/1710001
Superficial Temporal Artery Pseudoaneurysm Following a Traumatic Haircut
Matthew L Carnevale, John Phair, Eric B Trestman, Gregory Dickinson and Michael J Vitti
Article Type: Case Report | First Published: Augsut 08, 2018
Superficial temporal artery pseudoaneurysms are well known to occur following blunt trauma to the forehead, but their manifestation after penetrating trauma is considerably less often reported. A middle-aged male presented with a pulsatile mass on his forehead that had been growing slowly. He reports being accidentally cut by his barber in that location 2-3 months prior. This was determined to be a superficial temporal artery aneurysm by physical diagnosis. The aneurysm was surgically resected, ...
- Full Article
- EPub Reader