The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 86, Issue 2, pp 198–199 | Cite as

Torticollis After a Somersault: A Case of Grisel’s Syndrome

  • Paolo SpinnatoEmail author
  • Maria Pilar Aparisi Gomez
  • Massimo Molinari
  • Daniele Mercatelli
  • Alberto Bazzocchi
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PS wrote the manuscript, performed image analyses and disease diagnosis; MPAG helped in writing the manuscript; MM performed images and literature analyses on the disease; DM and AB helped in image analyses; AB supervised the manuscript. Ugo Albisinni, Head of ‘Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology’, IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, will act as guarantor for this paper.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Diagnostic and Interventional RadiologyIRCCS Istituto Ortopedico RizzoliBolognaItaly
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyAuckland City HospitalAucklandNew Zealand
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyHospital Nueve de OctubreValenciaSpain

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