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What is spinal accessory nerve injury?
The function of the spinal accessory nerve allows for the movement in the upper back and neck. Some of the motor functions involve shrugging of the shoulders, and the tilt and rotation of the neck. Injury to this nerve may impair movement to the upper back, shoulder, and neck region.
Common symptoms reported by people with spinal accessory nerve injury
Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
April 17, 2019