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

Understanding Dystonia: Sypmtoms & Treatments

ਡਾਇਸਟਨਿਆ, ਇਡੀਓਪੈਥੀਿਕ, ਪ੍ਰਾਇਮਰੀ ਡਾਇਸਟਨ
December 12, 2016

Dystonia is a disease that affects the movement of a person’s muscle, in which the contract uncontrollably. The contraction produces the affected body part to twist involuntarily ending in repetitive movements or abnormal positions. Dystonia can affect one muscle, a muscle group, or the entire body. Dystionia effects about 1% of the population and women are more prone to it than men. What are the symptoms of Dystonia? Symptoms of…