styloiditis

styloiditis

 [sti″loi-di´tis]
inflammation of tissues around the styloid process of the temporal bone.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sty·loi·di·tis

(stī'loy-dī'tis),
Inflammation of a styloid process.
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styloiditis

A nonspecific term for inflammation of the styloid process of various bones, including the:
(1) Fibula; 
(2) Radius;
(3) Temporal bone;
(4) Third metacarpal bone; 
(5) Ulna.
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sty·loi·di·tis

(stī-loy-dī'tis)
Inflammation of a styloid process.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
[1,2,3,4] It is also known as radial styloiditis. Patients complained of pain and inflammation over the the radial styloid region which is exacerbated by movement and activity requiring ulnar deviation with a clenched fist and flexion of thumb at metacarpophalangeal joint.