Eagle syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

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

Patient Data

Age: 44
Gender: Female
Photo

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
Case created: 29th Sep 2015
Last edited: 14th Nov 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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