Cervical Dystonia

Intermittent Torticollis

Psychogenic Torticollis

Spasmodic Torticollis

Torticollis, Intermittent

Torticollis, Psychogenic

Torticollis, Spasmodic


A symptom, not a disease, of a twisted neck. In most instances, the head is tipped toward one side and the chin rotated toward the other. The involuntary muscle contractions in the neck region of patients with torticollis can be due to congenital defects, trauma, inflammation, tumors, and neurological or other factors.