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A 26-year-old male asked:

Pain at top of anus near tailbone seems to get worse when clenching (or sneezing or doing movement). pain is internal and seems to alleviate after b.m?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery 54 years experience
Coccodynia: The problem may originate in the coccyx. If so it should hurt 2 sir on hard surfaces as bleachers & chairs. If so or if not, c a colo-rectal specialist 2 get a firm dx.

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Last updated Sep 13, 2013

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