Hyoid syndrome — A case report

  • Abdul Majid
  • Nazir Ahmad
  • Naim Manhas
  • Tahmina Ruhi
Short Communication


A symptom complex consisting of referred pain along the branches of external carotid artery and unilateral pricking sensation in the pharynx without any organic lesion is known as hyoid syndrome. A rare case of hyoid syndrome due to chondroma of hyoid bone is presented.


Pleomorphic Adenoma Hyoid Bone Facial Pain Styloid Process Symptom Complex 
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© Association of Otolaryngologists of India 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Abdul Majid
    • 1
  • Nazir Ahmad
    • 1
  • Naim Manhas
    • 1
  • Tahmina Ruhi
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OtorhinolaryngologyGovt. Medical CollegeSrinagar
  2. 2.J.V. Medical CollegeSrinagar

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