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Crack Tail Bone
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
Pain in my tail bone & it feels like it needs to crack! Always only on my left side and sometimes causes me to lean back and limp when walking. ?
What does it mean if my lower back (tail bone) area, almost all the way in my butt crack hurts so much?
Coccidynia is a: condition when one gets pain in the tail bone. It can be due to fall and injury and fracture or some times for no known reson at all. It is difficult ot get rid of. In acute cases using Donut cushion to sit can be helpful. In most severe cases surgery to excise the painful coccyx can be helpful but it has lot of complication such as infection and not many surgeons perform this surgery. Good luck ...Read more
Is it something serious and what should I have done there is an oozing cyst at the end of my tail bone where the crack of my butt starts. It has been like that for quite some time and I have had it lanced before and it came back years ago but now it has a
I injected a shot monday night about four inches left of the top of my butt crack and i'm having some muscle pain right above my tail bone.Normal?
My tail bone is twister toward the right and my right hip is cracked. I'm felling week and have no energy. What would be a usual treatment or procedur?
Hip pain: Sounds like you definitely need to see your doctor as soon as possible to evaluate the hip and tailbone. Likely will need an x-ray as well. ...Read more
Help her stay off it: Hard to cover in 400 letters! stay off sore (no sitting, if true tail bone; no lying on back if at sacrum (top of "crack")) good nutrition, with increased protein intake being most important. Finally, good wound care. I like alginates like kaltostat or aquacell, but a good wound center or nurse can help with this. Debridement, wound vac, etc. Not as important as 3 above! watch for infection! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My husband has a 1/2 in tear in his skin between his tail bone and anus. It is red and open, possibly needs stitches. What would cause this?
My mom fell and hurt her tail bone, what can she do for it, home remedies such, we know they can't do anything if it's broken..it hurt to walk and sit?
Coccydynia: Must fall on a bump to hit the coccyx. A pratt fall on a flat surface can hurt the back but rarely bust a coccyx. Mom would be very osteoporotic for a pratt fall to crack the sacrum. For a sacroiliac pain take Aleve and wear a tight wide belt around the hips can help. True coccyx pain is a b---h to combat. Sitz baths help a very little, stool softeners help and a U shaped cushion 2 sit on helps ...Read more
Bone pain...: Any broken bone - can have continued soreness for a long time, but the coccyx ( tail bone) - is different - it is even tougher to heal - guess why? - you sit on it - and in essence - "re-injure" it every time you sit down, but with enough time and no major re-injury - should calm down - eventually. . . . ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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