Masseter muscle hypertrophy.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Benign hypertrophy of the masseter muscle is an uncommon entity important in the differential diagnosis of head and neck masses, particularly a unilateral mass located in the cheek. Ten cases of benign masseteric hypertrophy are reviewed, current surgical treatment is described, and the pertinent literature is summarized.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Riefkohl, R; Georgiade, GS; Georgiade, NG

Published Date

  • June 1984

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 12 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 528 - 532

PubMed ID

  • 6465810

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0148-7043

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00000637-198406000-00007


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States