posttraumatic neck syndrome

n.

A syndrome characterized by pain, tenderness, tight neck musculature, vasomotor instability, and other symptoms, such as dizziness and blurred vision, resulting from injury to the neck.

Nearby words

  1. posttranscriptional,
  2. posttransfusion,
  3. posttranslational,
  4. posttraumatic,
  5. posttraumatic epilepsy,
  6. posttraumatic stress disorder,
  7. posttraumatic syndrome,
  8. posttyphoid,
  9. postulancy,
  10. postulant


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