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Spasmodic Torticollis: Recurrent sudden and single lateral movements of the neck. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Spasmodic Torticollis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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A twisted neck symptom that is caused by the spasmodic involuntary muscle contractions in the neck region.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Spasmodic Torticollis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Spasmodic Torticollis, or a subtype of Spasmodic Torticollis,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
- (Source - National Institute of Health)
The list of organs typically affected by Spasmodic Torticollis may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Spasmodic Torticollis mentioned in various sources:
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Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Spasmodic Torticollis, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
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Medical Conditions associated with Spasmodic Torticollis:
Neck symptoms (833 causes), Spasms (2183 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
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