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lower back pain just above tailbone

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Usually a : An inflammation of the coccyx and rarely other issues. It is usually self limiting. You should avoid sitting especially on hard surfaces. Rarely, t ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
Most : back pain will subside with rest, if persist after rest and stretches, have evaluation for arthritic or other issues.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: A coccyx injury is a form of low back pain.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Mcclain
17 years experience General Surgery
Coccyx injury: Yes, the injuries can cause low back pain.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
This is coccygodynia: This is musculoskeletal and called coccygodynia. It is a musculoskeletal syndrome. Sonetimes it can be helped by an injection in the area. Uncertain ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Nonspecific: Your complaint is fairly nonspecific and a number of conditions could be the cause, such as early degenerative disc, herniated disc, pinched nerve, fa ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See specialist.: See a non-surgical sports medicine specialist, who should be able to pinpoint the problem , and come up with a treatment plan.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
low back pain: Bending backwards does compress the lumosacral area and sacro iliac joints. If it hurts do not do it.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Rest: No. Absolutely not. Playing with an injured muscle? What would your coach say?
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Marchetti
19 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
New or old pain?: If pain is recent (

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