stylomandibular


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Related to stylomandibular: stylomastoid foramen

sty·lo·man·dib·u·lar

(stī'lō-man-dib'yū-lăr),
Relating to the styloid process of the temporal bone and the mandible; denoting the stylomandibular ligament.
Synonym(s): stylomaxillary

stylomandibular

(stī″lō-măn-dĭb′ū-lar) [″ + L. mandibula, lower jawbone]
Concerning the styloid process of the temporal bone and mandible.

sty·lo·man·dib·u·lar

(stī'lō-man-dib'yū-lăr)
Relating to styloid process of temporal bone and mandible; denoting stylomandibular ligament.
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Eagle's syndrome represents a group of symptoms that includes recurrent throat pain, globus pharyngeus, dysphagia, referred otalgia, and neck pain possibly caused by elongation of the styloid process or ossification of the stylohyoid or stylomandibular ligaments.
Two possible causes of the syndrome are elongation of the styloid process and ossification of the stylohyoid or stylomandibular ligaments.
The posterior border of the superficial part is separated from the parotid gland by the stylomandibular ligament, which is the thick part of the parotid fascia.