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A 19-year-old female asked:

when my mum(40years) sits down she gets severe pain in her lower back/coccyx bone? been like this for 2 weeks, she stands up most of the day working

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Dr. Yeshvant Navalgund
Pain Management 22 years experience
Sprain vs fracture: Sometimes a spain of the coccygeal ligament can lead to these symptoms. Other times a hairline fracture can cause these symptoms. Very often a coccygeal ligament injection can append up recovery.

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