Styloid and hyoid bone proximity is a risk factor for cervical carotid artery dissection
Renard, Dimitri × Azakri, Souhayla Arquizan, Caroline Swinnen, Bart Labauge, Pierre Thijs, Vincent #
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Stroke vol:44 issue:9 pages:2475-9
Carotid artery dissection (CAD) is more common with increased styloid process length. Our goal was to determine whether proximity of the styloid process and the hyoid bone to the internal carotid artery (ICA) was a risk factor for CAD.