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Is it possible to first start feeling symptoms of whiplash the day after a car accident?

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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

I have seen patients with pain immediately, day after, even several days after a car accident.
People with previous pain in the neck or back or chronic pain in these areas seem to be more vulnarable.

In brief: Yes

I have seen patients with pain immediately, day after, even several days after a car accident.
People with previous pain in the neck or back or chronic pain in these areas seem to be more vulnarable.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Most often, the symptoms of whiplash are not felt until the day after.

In brief: Yes

Most often, the symptoms of whiplash are not felt until the day after.
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
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