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 Jadrnak, The Albuquerque Journal, 31 Oct. 2005

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“Spasmodic torticollis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/spasmodic%20torticollis. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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