Elongated styloid process and Eagle's syndrome.

  title={Elongated styloid process and Eagle's syndrome.},
  author={Lorenza Montalbetti and D Ferrandi and Paola Pergami and Faustino Savoldi},
  journal={Cephalalgia : an international journal of headache},
  volume={15 2},
A controversial entity, Eagle's syndrome, is reviewed. After an anatomical description of the maxillo-vertebro-pharyngeal region we summarize the causative, diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of the syndrome. Two different conditions are often reported as Eagle's syndrome: one characterized by dysphagia and unilateral pharyngeal pain radiating to the ear and worsened by swallowing; the other characterized by pain in the head and neck region due to compression of the neurovascular structure by… CONTINUE READING

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