Whiplash

by Teri Robert, Lead Expert

Whiplash: injury resulting from a sudden, sharp, "whipping" movement of the head and neck (such as of someone in a vehicle that is struck head-on or from the rear)

For more terms, see our Migraine and Headache Glossary.

 

Medical review by John Claude Krusz, PhD, MD.


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Last updated January 2, 2010

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