Eagle syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Persistent left sided facial/jaw pain. Repeat clinic attender.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

The left stylod process is elongated measuring 3.5cm versus 2.6cm on the right.

Case Discussion

Eagle syndrome refers to symptomatic elongation of the styloid process or calcified stylohyoid ligament .

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Case information

rID: 39943
Published: 14th Nov 2015
Last edited: 6th Oct 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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