Causes of Whiplash
List of causes of Whiplash
Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions
(see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Whiplash)
that could possibly cause Whiplash includes:
Whiplash: Related Medical Conditions
To research the causes of Whiplash, consider researching the causes of these
these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Whiplash:
Whiplash: Causes and Types
Causes of Broader Categories of Whiplash: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:
What causes Whiplash?
Neck damage from the neck being pushed forward then "whipped" backward quickly (or vice-versa).
commonly occurs as the result of an automobile accident and may include
injury to intervertebral joints, discs, and ligaments, cervical muscles,
and nerve roots.
(Source: excerpt from NINDS Whiplash Information Page: NINDS)
Related information on causes of Whiplash:
As with all medical conditions,
there may be many causal factors.
Further relevant information on causes of Whiplash may be found in:
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