Eagle syndrome(redirected from Styloid Elongation Syndrome)
pain (usually pharyngeal) and inflammation (usually tonsillar) due to overlong styloid process or calcification about the stylohyoid ligament. Therapy is surgical.
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Management Surgical—styloidectomy and carotid arterial repair if needed
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Eagle,W., 20th century U.S. otolaryngologist.
Eagle syndrome - facial pain due to an elongated styloid process.
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Ea·gle syn·drome(ēgĕl sindrōm)
Pain (usually pharyngeal) and inflammation (usually tonsillar) due to overlong styloid process or calcification.
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