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Neck Spasm

Neck Spasm: Introduction

Neck Spasm: Contraction of muscles in the neck causing a spasm. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Neck Spasm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Neck Spasm:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Neck Spasm. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Neck Spasm

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Causes of Types of Neck Spasm:

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Neck Spasm: Symptom Checker

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Neck Spasm Treatments

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Stories from Users for Neck Spasm

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Medications or substances causing Neck Spasm:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Neck Spasm as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Neck Spasm: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Neck Spasm may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Neck Spasm

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Neck Spasm: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Neck Spasm

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Neck Spasm: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Neck Spasm: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Neck Spasm:

The list of organs typically affected by Neck Spasm may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Neck Spasm

The list below shows some of the causes of Neck Spasm mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Neck Spasm?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Neck Spasm. Of the 15 causes of Neck Spasm that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 13 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Neck Spasm:

The following list of conditions have 'Neck Spasm' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Neck Spasm?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Neck Spasm, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Classifications of Neck Spasm:

Subtypes of Neck Spasm:

Spasmodic Torticollis (6 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Neck Spasm:

Spasms (2183 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Neck Spasm:

Neck pain (148 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes), Muscle spasms (929 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Spasmodic torticollis (6 causes), Tension, Anxiety (895 causes), Stress, Muscle strain (8 causes), Viral infection, Whiplash injury

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