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Madison, AL
A 25-year-old female asked:

I fell down stairs 3 years ago, broke my coccyx twice in 8 days. never got looked at. 1 side of glutes won't flex, feel pressure in coccyx?

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Dr. Warren Wolfe
Family Medicine 59 years experience
Need more info: The coccyx is about 4 vertebrae at the end of the spinal cord. When you fell you may have fractured them or caused a dislocation. You need to see your family physician who may order an x-ray along with an orthopedic examination to help decide what is going on.

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