Cervical Dystonia

(Spasmodic torticollis) Cervical dystonia is characterized by involuntary tonic contractions or intermittent spasms of the neck muscles. The cause is unknown usually. The diagnosis is made clinically. Treatment may include physical measures, drugs and selective denervation of neck muscles with surgical procedures or locally injected botulinum toxin. In cervical dystonia, the contraction of the neck muscles to the neck of his usual position deviates leads. It is the most common…

September 3, 2018