Cervical dystonia

What is Cervical dystonia?

Cervical dystonia is an extremely painful chronic neurological movement disorder causing the neck to involuntarily turn to the left, right, upwards, and/or downwards. The condition is also referred to as spasmodic torticollis.

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Hi, I am a 27yr Male, I recently started having spasm in my neck feels like a pull. It started off all of sudden from nowhere when i was in my...

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Cervical dystonia can be inherited disorder.

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To confirm cervical dystonia proper...

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Hello Sir, My father aged 59 yrs is working in TATA Motors was previously having spondylitis and recently a accident happened at his work place...

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Regarding the abnormal movements in the neck which started after the incident which happened at his work...

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Hi Doctor, My Mother aged about 53 yrs, is suffering from Cervical Dystonia (Spasmodic Torticollis). Neck has moved to the extreme right hand side...

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Cervical dystonia is difficult to treat and one can have a trial with...

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I have seen one neurologist here in Boston and have been recently diagnosed with cervical dystonia after years of headaches, oral medications for...

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I have lower back pain (the doctor said I had a arthritic vertebrae) but the left side of my body has absolutely no pain and the pain on the right...

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Since receiving a Botox injection for cervical dystonia , I have experienced a ringing in my head. It's more a pulse than a ringing. It feels like...

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I was wondering if the new focused ultra sound treatment is used on cervical dystonia, for the severe shaking of the head that I have. Or if you...

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