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Torticollis: What is it, causes, risk factors, diagnosis, symptoms and treatment | KKH

Torticollis - Symptoms

​Signs and Symptoms of Torticollis

  • Head tilted to the right or the left
  • May have a preference of looking only at right or left 
  • Flattening of the child's head and face due to his/her preference of head position
  • Tightness of the Sternocleidomastoid muscle (SCM)
  • Soft lump / tumor in the SCM

Torticollis - How to prevent?

Torticollis - Preparing for surgery

Torticollis - Post-surgery care

Torticollis - Other Information

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