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A 45-year-old male asked:

acute pain in the tail bone for 2 years?

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Dr. Moshe Lewis
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 25 years experience
Tell us more please: By defintion if your pain has been going on for 2 years, it's is chronic.Tail bone pain known as coccydynia can have a lot of causes,so more info would help.Typically workup will involve seeing a spine specialist for possible imaging. Treatment would include finding a suitable cushion, possible lumbar support for chairs or your car.A course of Physical therapy w/core strengthening & Lidocaine gel.

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