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Spasmodic torticollis and dizziness with off balance feeling

Hi, I have spasmodic torticollis , I have dizziness accociated with this. I have been through tests with an ear ,nose, throat doctor and he believes it is associated with the ST . What is causing this? And what can be done?I have been to physical therapy and do alot of stretching which has helped my left tilt. I just had my first Botox injection. With the dizziness I also have an off balance feeling which makes it difficult to walk. Any thoughts?
Tue, 28 Jun 2011
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Hi,
Thanks for query,
You have not mentioned your age.
Go for X-ray of cervical spine to rule out cervical spondilitis.
Take analgesic with muscle relaxant tablets.
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