Hi, welcome to the ehealth forum and I am glad to help you.
You seem to be concerned by the Eagle syndrome, the diagnosis that has been suggested in your case.
Eagle syndrome is medically known as the elongation of the styloid process and stylohyoid ligament calcification. People with Eagle syndrome may experience a wide range of symptoms, including pain in both the throat and the ear, vertigo, voice alteration, cough, dizziness, sinusitis or bloodshot eyes. It may feel like something is stuck in one's throat, and swallowing may be difficult. It may also be painful to turn one's head. Pain during swallowing, opening the mouth or turning the head may also be experienced.
Treatment consists of surgical removal of elongated portion of styloid process in addition to the usual painkillers because patients suffer from chronic pain.
Hope this helps. Take care.
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