About Me: Female, 45, dix hills, NY, member since Apr 2009
i found this site while googling dislocation of the hyoid bone, so i am in need of information on this subject. my son had a serious accident about 1 1/2 yrs ago. he suffered knee injuries and neck pain. approximately 10 months after the accident he started to complai
[More]n about something popping in his throat, he said he had to push it back in. a few months later it happened again and now it is happening every tine he turns his head so the ENT gave him a neckbrace and said just don't turn your head. we are waiting on auth. for an MRI, catscan showed nothing, probably because the bone was not popped out at the time!
so this is why i signed up on this site. i need answers!!! the ENT never saw this before???
please help me, PLEASE. I have the SAME problem, it has been happening to me every couple years since i was 13, i'm 45 now, and EVERY dr. i see thinks it's a crico-hyoid joint strain. IT ISN'T!! my HYOID bone displaces and goes into my throat when i swallow. It pops back when it feels like it. Please have your son email me and tell me how he pops his back, i'm so scared. i'm having a serious episode right now that has been 24 hours, and the pain is unbelievable, and i'm scared. ***@**** please e me soon!
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.