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What are the symptoms of whiplash?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Pain in the neck

Whiplash generally include some degree of neck pain and muscle stiffness.
Depending on the severity of the injury, signs and symptoms may also include: tenderness along the back of the neck and shoulders neck swelling muscle spasms in the posterior cervical spine (back of the neck), anterior cervical spine or in the trapezius muscles difficulty flexing, extending, or rotating the head

In brief: Pain in the neck

Whiplash generally include some degree of neck pain and muscle stiffness.
Depending on the severity of the injury, signs and symptoms may also include: tenderness along the back of the neck and shoulders neck swelling muscle spasms in the posterior cervical spine (back of the neck), anterior cervical spine or in the trapezius muscles difficulty flexing, extending, or rotating the head
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Neck pain headache

Typical symptoms can be neck pain, neck spasm, pain or headaches up the back of your head and into the atea between your shoulder blades and over your shoulders.

In brief: Neck pain headache

Typical symptoms can be neck pain, neck spasm, pain or headaches up the back of your head and into the atea between your shoulder blades and over your shoulders.
Dr. Thomas Dowling
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