In Part II, the symptoms and the process of diagnosis of bursitis of the hamular process is presented. Additionally, recommended treatment options will be. tini muscle was demonstrated and described histologically. ln Part Il, the symptoms and the process of diagnosis of bursitis of the hamular process is presentee!. Pain originating from the throat may emanate from many different structures. The stylohyoid and stylomandibular ligaments are known as.

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Diagnosis and treatment of glossopharyngeal neuralgia. Treatment of hamular bursitis is either conservative or surgical. Injection of bursigis cortisone into the hamulus region can be another choice of conservative treatment.

The hamular process is visible on cephalometric radiographs. Volume 18, Issue 7.


Bursitis of the hamular process part Bursitix The prominent bony spicule were suggestive of some mechanical stimulation to the bursitiw tissues by the elongated pterygoid hamulus eliciting pain that perhaps impaired the smooth functioning of the tensor veli palatini muscle.

Seif S and Dellon AL. The clinical course of a chronic orofacial pain often seems to worsen the quality of life with polypharmacy and doctor shopping that have their own repercussions eventually leading to overdiagnosis and overtreatment. Thus, hamulotomy was performed.

Other Types of Pain. Los estudios de Barsoumian y Col. The applied anatomy of the pterygomandibular space.


Bursitis hamular, Sintomatología ótica y craneofacial referida

Br J Oral Surg. Because pain in the soft palate or in the pharyngeal region may be due to various causes, it can present a diagnostic challenge to the clinician.

Clinical signs and symptoms of this intriguing entity are diverse and multifaceted that can sometimes demand services of clinicians across various specialties considering the anatomic density of the region.

Cleft Palate Craniofac J Mar;35 2: Dic ; Vol 29, 4: It has been reported that pain in the palate and pharynx can be caused by elongated styloid processes gamularglossopharyngeal neuralgia 2salivary gland tumors 3myofascial pain dysfunction syndrome 4temporomandibular disorders, otitis media 5and impacted third molars.

Pterygoid hamulus bursitis as a cause of craniofacial pain: a case report

Cranio Oct;19 4: Functional anatomy of the tensor palati. Ernest syndrome as a bursitus of stylomandibular ligament injury: Cleft Palate Craniofac J. Hjorting-Hansen E, Lous I. Following a failure of conservative remedies in the past, a prominent elongated hamular process Pain in the orofacial region takes a complex route when it progresses to a chronic state. The pain also radiated to the left ears. It comprises a highly extensive spectrum of pain disorders because of their unique anatomic, physiologic, and biochemical components.

Hamular Process Bursitis

Using a Simple Tension Suppression Device. This case illuminates the implications of a quiescent pterygoid hamulus that can perplex the clinician by causing craniofacial pain. The lateral and medial pterygoid plates diverge inferiorly and between them is formed an ovoid fossa, the pterygoid or scaphoid fossa. Find articles by Kang-Yong Cheon. It should be noted that as the duration of the suffering is protracted, the emotional vector of pain persists despite the inflammatory response to the acute cause of pain has ceased.


However, in the case of bursitis, the offending side will be significantly redder than the opposite side. Morphology of the tensor veli palatiny, tensor timpani and dilatator tubae muscles.

Hamular burssitis and its possible craniofacial referred symptomatology: Case Report A year-old woman who had experienced painful sensation in the oral cavity, pharynx, and ear came to Boramae Medical Center in June She had a history of burning, a pricking type of dysesthesia pins and needles feelingintermittent in nature and radiated to the left temporal and orbital region.

Because the modality of treatment for bursitis is radically different from that for the other pain states in this region, the clinician should consider a probable diagnosis of bursitis. The palatal and pharyngeal areas deserve special clinical attention especially in the differential diagnosis of a wide variety of oral and pharyngeal pains.

Three disorders that frequently cause temporomandibular joint pain: