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tailbone swollen and pregnant. how can i tell if its a cyst or just regular swellng? if it is a cyst will it go away on its own? swellings calmed down

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Dr. David Finke
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your OB/GYN: Tailbone discomfort is almost universal for pregnant women in the last 5 weeks of pregnancy. If there is a growth to be worried about, you should talk to your doctor about it and maybe consider imaging tests after you have delivered.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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