Masseteric intramuscular hemangioma: case report

J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2014 Nov;72(11):2192-6. doi: 10.1016/j.joms.2014.06.001. Epub 2014 Jun 10.


Securing a clinical diagnosis for the masseteric intramuscular hemangioma is difficult. However, making a diagnosis can be facilitated with imaging, particularly magnetic resonance imaging, which serves as a key element in preoperative diagnosis.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Hemangioma / diagnosis*
  • Hemangioma / diagnostic imaging
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Masseter Muscle / pathology*
  • Middle Aged
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed