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Bump By Tailbone
Why does my tailbone stick out more than other peoples? Bump of tailbone can be clearly seen from the side. There is no pain.
Normal variance: It may be normal variance or shape changed after trauma. If it's not bothering you, it should not be a problem. Se your doctor if it starts bothering you.
Strange bump near tailbone, slightly on left side. Somewhat tender to touch, feels large. Didn't fall or anything on the area, what is it?
Cyst: It could be you have a cyst and may need to be lanced or excised by a physician. I recomend you see one so you can get the proper treatment.
Coccydynia: Tailbone pain can occur with or without injury. Only real concern is to exclude a sacral tumor (extremely rare). If bowel/bladder habits normal, probably ok. Treatment included nsaid's, and a sitting pillow. Not a doughnut, but a foam wedge with triangle cutout. This keeps you sitting leaning forward without pressure on the coccyx. If persistent, removal is rarely needed but successful.
I have raised bumps in my tailbone area. It itches to the point I scratch. Scabs form easily. How do I treat it?
Keep Ur hands off-: -& C Ur PCP 4 starters & get referrals if needed.
Have a painfull pimple like bump on my tailbone, that keeps coming back, the cycle is. .. It starts to hurt then grows into a huge pimple?
You may: You might have a pilonidal sinus or this could be herpes. See dermatologist for absolute diagnosis. You may need surgery to get rid of problem.
A pilonidal cyst: Pilonidal=nest of hair. Aka sacrococcygeal fistula, is a cyst or abscess near or on the natal cleft of the buttocks that often contains hair and skin debris. When infected, it can cause quite a bit of pain in the rear-end. If it is not bothering you, you may not need to do anything. If infected and painful, you may need it drained and/or antibiotic etc. Consider consulting doc. Good luck.
Recurring 3-8 months itchy bump butt crack/tailbone when wipe to keep dry painful, use hydrocortisone/lotrimin 2-4 week gone but returns what could be?
Hard to say: Your cream contains both a cortisone (which nonspecifically suppresses inflammation even from an infection) and an anti-fungal. Thus it is hard to tell as to which ingredient had worked for you. If this problem keeps on returning, it'd be wise to ask your doctor to check this out for you.
I have a group of small, slightly itchy red bumps around my tailbone/buttocksarea, an have had them for a couple days now and it had started with one. Should I be worried about pelvic inflammatory disease or an std? Or am I overthinking it and it may just
Skin bumps: It is hard to tell what it is without seeing it, you are already worried about it, so please go see your doctor. good luck.
Bump next to end of tailbone. Not discolored. No pain. About the size of a quarter. Firm if I squeeze it. What could it be?
Pilonidal Cyst: A pilonidal cyst is an abnormal pocket in the skin that usually contains hair and skin debris. A pilonidal cyst is almost always located near the tailbone at the top of the cleft of the buttocks. Surgery is the only treatment.
It doesn't hurt but have this embarrassing roundish bump on my lower back/tailbone. Drs say its just the way my body is but idk? It really bothers me.
If it really: Bothers you even if your doctor thinks it is normal variant, see a surgeon for another opinion.
I've been having pain around my tailbone area for about 2 days now and there does seem to be a slight bump there but will I be ok?
Pilonidal Cyst: A pilonidal cyst is a cystic structure that develops along the tailbone (coccyx) near the cleft of the buttocks, approximately 4 cm-5 cm from the anus. These cysts usually contain hair and skin debris. Individuals with a pilonidal cyst may not have any symptoms at all (termed asymptomatic), whereas others may develop an infection of the cyst with associated pain and inflammation. Surgery therapy.
Fell hard on tailbone only hurt for cpl wks 6 mo later I had hard bump that hurts if I press up/under it above my bhole its not a cyst so what is it?
Your current pain: May not be related to your injury, you may have pilonidal sinus (also called cyst) which flared up Show to your doctor
I have a bump on my lower back by my tailbone, and its filled with puss. It'll drain and go away for a week, and then come back. What can I do for it?
Infected cyst: It sounds like you have an infected cyst. You need to be seen to get this evaluated. It needs to be removed so that it does not keep coming back.
Tail bone pain started around 5/15/14 and continues till now 5/19/14. I can feel my tailbone and feels like a bump is off to the side of it. Thoughts?
Could be: pilonidal cyst infection or just irritation of tailbone. If it persists for more than one week, time to see a doctor.
My tailbone hurts, but I did nothing to bruise it. My sis had a pilonidal cyst before. But I don't have a bump. Can this be a pilonidal cyst?
Could be: No way to know unless takes a look see and examines the area of discomfort. Your doctor can tell you more and if further testing were necessary or just watchful waiting perhaps with warm compress or mild analgesic for comfort if it's really bothering you. Good luck.
Hi, I have a stinging red itchy patch of skin extending from my anus towards my tailbone about and inch and a half long. No bumps or peeling skin?
See doc: This needs be examined to ascertain the cause.
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