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What causes a simple case of "stiff neck"?

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Dr. Brian Novick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Usually positional

Tension is put on the neck muscles in an abnormal position.
...Maybe you slept in an unusualy fashion...Or you twisted to look at something and caused a spasm....Or ..

In brief: Usually positional

Tension is put on the neck muscles in an abnormal position.
...Maybe you slept in an unusualy fashion...Or you twisted to look at something and caused a spasm....Or ..
Dr. Brian Novick
Dr. Brian Novick
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