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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
Coccyx : pain suggests back, if pain in groin could be labrum tear only picked up with MRI.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Audie Rolnick
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: For fxs or coccygodynia will usually get better with time.
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Congenital absence : Of the coccyx have been reported before, it is very rear and happened usually with congenital bony deformity.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Usually butt trauma: Tailbone pain is usually from a bruised or broken tailbone due to trauma to the tailbone. A doctor can evaluate and confirm the diagnosis. Anti-inflam ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
You should see a dr: For evaluation.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Tailbone: Most likely bursitis in coccyx joints from prolonged sitting, otherwise arthritis or hemorrhoids or prostate or anal fissure are rare attributes.
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Dr. Mark Hutchinson
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Ouch: The most common symptom is pain when sitting or having a bowel movement.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No. Have it checked: out by the Pediatrician and even a Spinal surgeon, should the Pediatrician feel it necessary. If the hole is not deep and there are no other symptoms ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Sweet III
19 years experience Pathology
Injury: Most common cause is injury.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Blake Miller
12 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Variable: There is no specific length for your coccyx (or tailbone). There are many variations with abnormal fusions and failure of segmentation segments. There ... Read More

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