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How can you tell if you have whiplash after rearending?

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Dr. Gamal Boutros
Neurology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Symptoms

Whiplash is non medical turm from cervical acceleration -deceleration injury-usually neck pain radiating to shoulders with pins, needles in arms can occur from multiple mechanisms like falling without even rear injury--symptoms resolve by themself within few weeks except for small group of people.

In brief: Symptoms

Whiplash is non medical turm from cervical acceleration -deceleration injury-usually neck pain radiating to shoulders with pins, needles in arms can occur from multiple mechanisms like falling without even rear injury--symptoms resolve by themself within few weeks except for small group of people.
Dr. Gamal Boutros
Dr. Gamal Boutros
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Dr. Alexandre De Moura
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Sore neck

You will have a sore neck with stiffness and pain.
Difficulty moving your neck etc. A formal course of physical therapy along with NSAID ( Motrin advic etc.)is warranted.

In brief: Sore neck

You will have a sore neck with stiffness and pain.
Difficulty moving your neck etc. A formal course of physical therapy along with NSAID ( Motrin advic etc.)is warranted.
Dr. Alexandre De Moura
Dr. Alexandre De Moura
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