Category: Oral Surgery

Autors: Duarte F., Salgado A., Fernandes J.

Reference: Rev Port Estomat Med Dent Cirurg Maxilofac 2003; 44(3):145-149
ISSN: 1646-2890

Abstract: Eagle syndrome is a rare entity, defined as an ossification of the styloid process, which is not commonly suspected in clinical practice. Symptoms were dull and persistent pharyngeal pain, dysphagia, and facial pain.
In addition to careful clinical examination, the use of plain radiographs, orthopantomograms or computer tomography scan has allowed accurate preoperative diagnosis of this syndrome. Surgical treatment has positively resolved the symptoms in the majority of the cases.


Supernumerary Teeth

Supernumerary teeth (or hyperdontia), though relatively rare, may be the cause of several dental and oclusal disturbs, mainly in the permanent dentition…

Categoria: Cirurgia Oral

Autores: Duarte F., Salgado A., Fernandes J.

Referência: The long styloid process syndrome or Eagle’s syndrome: an overview
Revista Portuguesa de Estomatologia, Medicina Dentária e  Cirurgia Maxilofacial
 |2003; 44(3):145-149

Resumo:  A síndrome de Eagle é uma entidade rara, definida pela presença de um processo estilóide alongado ou pela calcificação do ligamento estilohióideo, que clinicamente passa muitas vezes despercebida.

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