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Whiplash is caused by an abrupt backward and/or forward jerking motion of the head, often as a result of a car accident.

From: Whiplash WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Mayo Clinic.

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on April 30, 2017

SOURCES: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Mayo Clinic.

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on April 30, 2017

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