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Torticollis

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Signs and Symptoms of Torticollis

All Signs & Symptoms of Torticollis

Here are the top symptoms or behaviors listed by parents of kids diagnosed with Torticollis:

SymptomFrequencyNumber of mentions
Tight neck musclesOften2 mentions
Delayed crawlingOften1 mention
Titled headOften1 mention

When do symptoms start?

How to read this chart

  • Tight neck muscles

    0 years old
    Amount of children: 3%
    1 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    2 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    3 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    4 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    5 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    6 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    7 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    8 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    9 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    10 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    11 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    12 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    13 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    14 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    15 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    16 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    17 years old
    Amount of children: 0%

    average 4 months old

  • Delayed crawling

    0 years old
    Amount of children: 3%
    1 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    2 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    3 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    4 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    5 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    6 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    7 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    8 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    9 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    10 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    11 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    12 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    13 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    14 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    15 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    16 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    17 years old
    Amount of children: 0%

    average 2 months old

  • Titled head

    0 years old
    Amount of children: 3%
    1 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    2 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    3 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    4 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    5 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    6 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    7 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    8 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    9 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    10 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    11 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    12 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    13 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    14 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    15 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    16 years old
    Amount of children: 0%
    17 years old
    Amount of children: 0%

    average 5 months old

Change in symptoms of Torticollis*

What happens to common Torticollis symptoms over time?

SymptomWorseA Little WorseStayed About the SameA Little BetterBetterCompletely Resolved
Tight neck muscles0%0%0%50%50%0%
Delayed crawling0%0%0%0%0%100%
Titled head0%0%0%0%0%100%

Conditions with similar symptoms to Torticollis

Parents also mention the behaviors, signs, and symptoms associated with Torticollis when they describe these conditions:

Care of Torticollis

Less common responses for Torticollis

TreatmentRatingDiscussion
1Physical Therapy
Positive4.3 of 5
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2Stretching exercises
Positive4 of 5
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3Massage
Positive4 of 5
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4Tummy time
Positive4 of 5
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Discussion of Torticollis

What was your approach to Torticollis? What were the results?

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