Turtle Neck Syndrome
Turtle neck syndrome refers to the state
of cervical vertebrae bent backward
from the normal position.
- Turtle Neck Syndrome
Turtle neck syndrome refers to the state of cervical vertebrae bent backward from the normal position. As shown in the image, the cervical vertebrae is bent in reverse C-shape. In modern times, there is high prevalence of turtle neck syndrome because of prolonged posture of turtle neck due to the distribution of computers and smart phones.
While there are still many with turtle neck syndrome who do not appeal for pain, many suffer from shoulder and neck pains and even periodic pains. Also, people with turtle neck syndrome appeal for lumbar and pelvis problems. Therefore, turtle neck syndrome must be corrected and treated to reduce the pain in the whole body.Turtle Neck Syndrome