Unexplained Trismus: Parasitic Infection?
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An array of diagnoses comes to mind when a patient presents with trismus. Although infections of masticatory spaces are common, parasitic infections are seldom included in differential diagnosis. We present an atypical case of trismus, which incidentally led to an unusual diagnosis of cysticercosis of temporalis muscle.
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