Indian Journal of Otolaryngology

, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 36–39 | Cite as

Elongated styloid process

A case report
  • P. S. Handa
Clinical Record


A case of an elongated styloid process is reported. It is a rare condition and is liable to be overlooked. Shortening of process can be done through the bed of tonsillar fossa. A review of literature is given.


Styloid Process Tonsillar Fossa Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia Elongate Styloid Process Throat Symptom 


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© Association of Otolaryngologists of India 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. S. Handa
    • 1
  1. 1.Safdarjang HospitalNew Delhi

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