Medical Dictionary

spasmodic torticollis

noun

medical Definition of spasmodic torticollis

: cervical dystonia
  • Spasmodic torticollis, also known as cervical dystonia, involves spasms of muscles in the neck that can pull the head, shoulder and neck into abnormal positions.
  • —Jackie JadrnakThe Albuquerque Journal31 Oct. 2005

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