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Nuchal rigidity in children: Nuchal rigidity in children is a severely stiff neck in a child. See detailed information below for a list of 19 causes of Nuchal rigidity in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Nuchal rigidity in children:
Neck symptoms (833 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
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Stress, Injury/ whiplash secondary to trauma, Cervical adenitis, Meningitis (160 causes), Encephalitis (137 causes), Subarachnoid hemorrhage (20 causes), Retropharyngeal abscess (18 causes), Epiglottitis (14 causes), Torticollis (48 causes), Tetanus, Dental abscess
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