Eagle syndrome: A complete evaluate.
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2017 Aug;159:34-38
Authors: Badhey A, Jategaonkar A, Anglin Kovacs AJ, Kadakia S, De Deyn PP, Ducic Y, Schantz S, Shin E
The target of this report is to summarize the signs, diagnostic workup, obligatory imaging, and administration of Eagle syndrome. A complete literature evaluate was carried out on peer-reviewed publications of Eagle syndrome throughout a number of disciplines with a purpose to acquire an intensive understanding of the presentation, prognosis, and administration of this dysfunction. Diagnoses of Eagle Syndrome have elevated, partly as a result of consciousness of physicians to affected person symptomatology. Whereas cervical ache and dysphagia are among the many typical signs, sufferers can current with a large spectrum of benign and harmful signs. CT scan is the gold customary for prognosis and could be aided by each 3D reconstructive imaging and Angiography. Therapy methods embrace medical administration (analgesics, corticosteroids, antidepressants, and anticonvulsants) and different surgical approaches (extraoral, transoral, endoscopic assisted). Elevated understanding by suppliers treating sufferers with Eagle Syndrome permits for a extra complete remedy plan. With a wide range of medical regimens and extra definitive surgical approaches, Eagle Syndrome could be handled safely and successfully.
PMID: 28527976 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]