Stylohyoid syndrome: surgical approach.

@article{Valerio2012StylohyoidSS,
  title={Stylohyoid syndrome: surgical approach.},
  author={Claudia Scigliano Valerio and Priscila Dias Peyneau and Andr{\'e}ia Cruz Pires Ribeiro de Sousa and F{\'a}bio Oliveira Cardoso and Davidson Rodarte F{\'e}lix de Oliveira and Paulo Franco Taitson and Fl{\'a}vio Ricardo Manzi},
  journal={The Journal of craniofacial surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={
          e138-40
        }
}
The best-known cervicopharyngeal pain is Eagle syndrome, in which symptomatic elongation of the stylomandibular process occurs and may be accompanied by stylohyoid ligament calcification. Among the causes of elongation of the styloid process, the following may be mentioned: history of trauma, styloid ligament calcification, and formation of bony tissue in the insertion of the styloid ligament. When there is no history of trauma or surgery, it is called the stylohyoid syndrome. In the current… CONTINUE READING
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