Idiopathic muscular torticollis in adults. Results of open sternocleidomastoid tenotomy.

@article{Ippolito1986IdiopathicMT,
  title={Idiopathic muscular torticollis in adults. Results of open sternocleidomastoid tenotomy.},
  author={Ernesto Ippolito and Cosimo Tudisco},
  journal={Archives of orthopaedic and traumatic surgery. Archiv fur orthopadische und Unfall-Chirurgie},
  year={1986},
  volume={105 1},
  pages={49-54}
}
Eight adult patients who underwent open tenotomy for idiopathic muscular torticollis were evaluated with an average follow-up of 14 years. The age of the patients at operation ranged from 20 to 37 years, with an average of 26 years. The sternal head of the sternocleidomastoid muscle was divided in two patients, both the sternal and the clavicular heads were… CONTINUE READING