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I Heard That Tail Bone Is Connected With Female Genital Trackif I Have Problems With Bone Does It Mean I Should Expect Female Problems Too
I heard that tail bone is connected with female genital track.If I have problems with bone does it mean I should expect female problems too?
Pubococcigeal muscle: I don't thing so. The pubocoggigeal muscle has a role in the closing and opening the urine flow and some role during the kegel exercises that help to preserve the muscles of the pelvic floor somehow related to sexuality. It is unlikely coccyx ( tail bone)pain or fractures have a direct effect in the female genital tract. Do kegels exercises. If you experience problems consult your dr. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The major organs of the reproductive system includes, the external genitalia (penis and vulva) as well as a number of internal organs including the gamete producing gonads (testicles and ovaries). Diseases of the human reproductive system are very common and widespread, particularly ...Read more
Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read more
What causes you to be born without a tail bone? And, if you don't have one, does that mean your children won't either?
Coccyx: The Coccyx, commonly referred to as the tailbone, is the final segment of the vertebral column. In rare cases, one can be born with a congenital anomally and lack of a tali bone, but this is not common. Having this condition, would most likely increase the risk of offspring having the similar trait, but as stated this in uncommon. ...Read more
Coccyx bruise or fx: Most likely you bruised or fractured your coccyx, or tail bone. It is rarely a surgical problem, but it can take weeks or months to resolve. Generally, we recommend warm water sitz baths and over-the-counter analgesics like acetaminophen, Ibuprofen or naproxen. If it hurts to sit, buy a coccyx cushion. If the pain is severe, see an orthopaedist. ...Read more
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
I was wondering if my chronic back pain and protruding tail bone are somehow connected? I've never thought to mention this to my dr.
Explanation : Yes, this is most likely connected. Mention that to your doctor next visit. ...Read more
Let try to help you: You have multiple area bother you, there is must a reason to go and see your Doctor for work up and diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
My tail bone is deformed (coccygodynia)
since some time. What can I do to gey rid of the pain and avoid this problem in future?
Injections and Meds: Coccydynia is a chronic pain around your tailbone coming from the abnormal anatomic relationships and strain on the supporting ligaments. There can also be some regional nerve damage. Frequently, we use injections around the coccyx to calm down the pain, along with appropriate medication management. Be advised that this may not "go away", needing occasion treatment to "control" the symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
Painful bulge right above tail bone of female, getting progressively worse and bigger over a 1 week span. What could this be?
Pilonidal cyst: This needs to be drained for it to get better. ...Read more
I hurt my tail bone 10 years ago. Just recently it has been hurting so bad that it is difficult to sit down at times. Could there be a serious problem?
My husband had a severe pain in his testicle and tail bone after sex. It gave him the urge to poop what could be the problem?
I have a lump on my tail bone, in side my body, it hurts when i lift weights i heard it might be a inner cyst, is it dangers, do I need surgery?
I have a very sore back from the middle down to my tail bone, worse at night. I also have m.S., would this have a lot to do with it being sore?
Back pain; MS: There is much muscle spasticity associated with ms. Sometimes moist heat can help slightly, but your neurologist can prescribe muscle relaxers of varying strengths according to the degree of spasm you have. For sever spasms, even Botox is being used. Stretching the involved muscles can help as can therapeutic massage. ...Read more
Move around: Our tail bone has minimal padding over it (no muscle and little fat) and activities like sitting can cause pressure on the skin and bone, giving you pain. Use a pressure relieving pad such as a memory foam pad when you need to sit for long periods of time. It is not dangerous, but definitely uncomfortable! good luck! ...Read more
See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
Need history/exam: Hard to tell. You need to have a thorough history and exam. Duration, severity, cause, etc need to be done. ...Read more
6 weeks: Usually not serious.Get a more detailed answer ›
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