Congenital torticollis

Known as: Congenital wryneck, Congenital sternomastoid torticollis, Congenital muscular torticollis 
A congenital form of torticollis resulting from shortening of the sternocleidomastoid muscle and leading to a limited range of motion in both… (More)
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2013
2013
IMPORTANCE This is the first report, to our knowledge, of a child with torticollis due to saccular dysfunction. OBSERVATION An… (More)
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2011
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2011
OBJECTIVES The globus pallidus internus (GPi) has been the primary target for deep brain stimulation (DBS) to treat severe… (More)
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2009
2009
Oromandibular dystonia (OMD) is a rare neurological condition infrequently seen by oral and maxillofacial surgeons which may… (More)
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2008
2008
There were 47 patients with congenital muscular torticollis who underwent operative release. After a mean follow-up of 74 months… (More)
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2008
2008
Congenital torticollis is most commonly caused by benign fibrosis of the sternocleidomastoid muscle. Absence of the… (More)
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2001
2001
The consistent relationship between congenital muscular torticollis and dysplasia of the hip is now widely accepted. However, the… (More)
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1999
1999
Eighty-four patients with congenital muscular torticollis were treated surgically in a 10-year period with a mean followup of 5… (More)
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1999
1999
The incidence of congenital torticollis in association with plagiocephaly is 1 in 300 newborns, with the torticollis resulting… (More)
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1987
1987
Nineteen patients were operated on for congenital muscular torticollis after the age of 1 year. Tenotomy gave good results below… (More)
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1978
1978
Longstanding untreated congenital torticollis in adults is uncommon and surgical release in such a case can be hazardous or… (More)
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