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Spasmodic Torticollis

Spasmodic Torticollis: Introduction

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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Causes of Spasmodic Torticollis:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Spasmodic Torticollis

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Spasmodic Torticollis: Symptom Checker

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Spasmodic Torticollis Treatments

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Spasmodic Torticollis: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Spasmodic Torticollis may include these symptoms:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Spasmodic Torticollis

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Misdiagnosis and Spasmodic Torticollis

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Spasmodic Torticollis: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Spasmodic Torticollis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Spasmodic Torticollis:

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)

Organs affected by Spasmodic Torticollis:

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

Detailed list of causes of Spasmodic Torticollis

The list below shows some of the causes of Spasmodic Torticollis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Spasmodic Torticollis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Spasmodic Torticollis. Of the 6 causes of Spasmodic Torticollis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Spasmodic Torticollis:

The following list of conditions have 'Spasmodic Torticollis' 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 Spasmodic Torticollis?

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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Classifications of Spasmodic Torticollis:

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)

Symptoms related to Spasmodic Torticollis:

Tic (45 causes), Paroxysmal torticollis, Migraine (37 causes), Drugs, Torsion dystonia, Spasmus nutans

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Spasmodic Torticollis

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