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Clinical Note
April 2007

Mycotic Pseudoaneurysm of the Internal Maxillary ArteryCase Report and Review of the Literature

Author Affiliations

Author Affiliations: Medical Scientist Training Program (Dr Dunn) and Departments of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery (Drs Uppaluri, Hessler, Layland, and Sunwoo), Neurology (Dr Derdeyn), and Neurological Surgery (Dr Derdeyn), and the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (Dr Derdeyn), Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Mo.

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2007;133(4):402-406. doi:10.1001/archotol.133.4.402

Pseudoaneurysms of the internal maxillary artery are rare entities that are most commonly caused by trauma. Herein we report a novel case of an internal maxillary artery pseudoaneurysm of infectious etiology and discuss the diagnosis and treatment of this disease.