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1,437 Possible Causes for Torticollis

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    […] disorders 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Psychogenic dysmenorrhea Psychogenic dysphagia, including 'globus hystericus' Psychogenic pruritus Psychogenic torticollis[]

  • Congenital Torticollis

    The incidence of congenital torticollis in association with plagiocephaly is 1 in 300 newborns, with the torticollis resulting from pathologically sustained contraction of[] The aetiological relationship between torticollis and obstetrical paralysis was analysed in an attempt to clarify the possible cause of torticollis.[] . 1) Clinical examination is sufficient in the diagnosis of congenital torticollis in infants.[]

  • Spasmodic Torticollis

    In order to better define it, characterizations are added, like acute torticollis, congenital torticollis, chronic torticollis, or acquired torticollis, idiopathic or secondary[] […] to spasmodic torticollis, it is said that the spasmodic torticollis is secondary.[] Familial spasmodic torticollis occurs more often than has been generally recognized.[]

  • Scoliosis

    The manifestations of the WS in this patient are severe: she has torticollis, and an extremely severe scoliosis.[]

  • Traumatic Neck Injury

    See All 2 Answers 1 Answer A Torticollis, also called wryneck, is a condition that causes short, tight neck muscles.[] […] muscle or ligament strain Osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis Herniated disc Sports injury (concussion) Automobile accident (whiplash) Impact injury from a fall Congenital torticollis[] See separate Neck Pain (Cervicalgia) and Torticollis article.[]

  • Whiplash Injury

    Finally, rare sequelae of whiplash include torticollis, transient global amnesia, esophageal perforation, and descending mediastinitis.[] See separate Neck Pain (Cervicalgia) and Torticollis article.[] In acute cases the picture may be torticollis-like. [6] Facet Joint Problems Whiplash may also lead to problems at the level of the zygapophyseal joint capsules. [9] Lord[]

  • Parapharyngeal Abscess

    The combination of a parapharyngeal abscess and torticollis in an adult, due to a spastic contraction of the sterno-cleido-mastoid muscle is an extremely rare condition.[] Torticollis and fever were present in all the patients. The mean length of hospital stay was 7 days. There were no complications associated.[] The case presented here, had not been diagnosed at the first examination; however, there were enough clinical clues (such as respiratory distress, drooling, torticollis, bulging[]

  • Klippel-Feil Syndrome

    Other patients present with torticollis or facial asymmetry.[] It is important to distinguish between congenital muscular torticollis form Klippel Feil syndrome in children presenting with torticollis .[] Mayer-Rokitansky-Kaster-syndrome Torticollis - It is important to make a differential diagnosis between muscular congenital torticollis and Klippel feil syndrome.[]

  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

    Here we report a rare case of retropharyngeal abscess with a complication of torticollis.[] Major signs and symptoms on physical examination include fever, hypersalivation, odynophagia, reduced oral intake, sore throat, swelling on the neck, torticollis, limitation[] The presenting symptoms, for all patients, were fever, odynophagia, torticollis, and trismus, and the clinical examination showed bulging of the posterior wall of the oropharynx[]

  • Essential Tremor

    Three of the kindreds had a total of 41 members with the combination of ET and dystonia, typically manifested as torticollis or dystonic writers' cramp.[] Adjacent To G25.0 G24.02 Drug induced acute dystonia G24.09 Other drug induced dystonia G24.1 Genetic torsion dystonia G24.2 Idiopathic nonfamilial dystonia G24.3 Spasmodic torticollis[]

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