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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Objectives: The globus pallidus internus (GPi) has been the primary target for deep brain stimulation (DBS) to treat severe… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Beyond the biological traits that differentiate ancient species of hominins from extant humans, differences in social… Expand
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2008
2008
  • J. Shim, H. P. Jang
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British…
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 18999057
There were 47 patients with congenital muscular torticollis who underwent operative release. After a mean follow-up of 74 months… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Appropriate management of posterior plagiocephaly requires differentiation of occipitoparietal flattening caused by lambdoid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Eighty-four patients with congenital muscular torticollis were treated surgically in a 10-year period with a mean followup of 5… Expand
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1992
1992
An infant with congenital torticollis underwent chiropractic manipulation, and within a few hours had respiratory insufficiency… Expand
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1988
1988
Two families are presented, each with two affected sibs, all four of whom seem to have a newly described and specific form of… Expand
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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… Expand
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1978
1978
  • I. Oh, C. Nowacek
  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
  • 1978
  • Corpus ID: 29206199
Longstanding untreated congenital torticollis in adults is uncommon and surgical release in such a case can be hazardous or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1953
Highly Cited
1953
  • F. Chandler
  • Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases
  • 1953
  • Corpus ID: 41012012
Although "congenital" muscular torticollis is encountered frequently by pediatricians and orthopedic surgeons, there is no… Expand
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