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Sore coccyx every day ?

Sore coccyx every day
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Rare but could: Happen, it use to be excision of the coccyex very common operation about 20 years ago, we found out this not the only solution, we have to find out if you have any rectal problem if this was okay, i would suggest the following sites bath daily , be sure the bowel is soft take medication like motrin, use air daunt to set on, if all this did not help, i would suggest to see orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Coccyx (Definition)

Coccyx is the triangular piece of bone at the end of the spine. It is commonly ...Read more


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What can cause someone to wake up with a sore coccyx?

What can cause someone to wake up with a sore coccyx?

Coccyx pain: One possible cause may be injury. Falls or direct trauma to the area may result in a coccyx fracture which is painful. ...Read more

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I have pain on my coccyx. It is sore like I have been sitting on a hard surface all day. I have been feeling this pain the past 2 months. What is it?

I have pain on my coccyx. It is sore like I have been sitting on a hard surface all day. I have been feeling this pain the past 2 months. What is it?

Coccydynia : There is a term called coccydynia, which literally refers to pain from the tailbone. Imaging studies are often normal. Other causes also need to be ruled out, but if it is particularly severe then a cortisone shot will often eliminate it. ...Read more

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What can be causing a pain around the coccyx? I am eighteen, and I have had chronic constipation all of my life. About a day ago, i noticed a soreness above my anus, around my coccyx that has been gradually getting worse. I did not fall, and the soreness

What can be causing a pain around the coccyx? I am eighteen, and I have had chronic constipation all of my life. About a day ago, i noticed a soreness above my anus, around my coccyx that has been gradually getting worse. I did not fall, and the soreness

This : This sounds suspicious for a pilonidal cyst/sinus that may be infected. This is more common in young men. If infected antibiotics and sometimes draining any infected fluid may be needed. If not infected then some recommend soaks but occasionally surgery to excise the cyst or sinus is needed. A general or colorectal surgeon usually manages this. Of course there are other possibilities so this should be looked at by a physician. ...Read more

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Can a sore coccyx be a sign of ovarian cancer?

Can a sore coccyx be a sign of ovarian cancer?

Very unlikely, but -: Possible if the cancer has spread locally to the coccyx. Check wit your gyneacologist. Bone scans and ct/mris would all help to determine that. ...Read more

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Redness around cold sore? What does this mean?

Redness around cold sore? What does this mean?

See below: Inflammation. Which can be simply due to the cold sore or other issues like a secondary bacterial infection. However, if just started, it is likely just part of the inflammatory process with the cold sore. ...Read more

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How can you reduce redness from an old cold sore?

How can you reduce redness from an old cold sore?

Redness from sore: Redness will usually naturally fade over time as the body does natural healing. If it were me, i'd consider putting a little cosmetic cover on it until it fades on its own. However, some people will try over the counter mederma for scars to see if it will help. The q-switched pulsed dye laser can take the redness away faster but has the side effect of a temporary bruise and is expensive for that. ...Read more

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Redness in big toe has happened about 4x this year. Lasts about a month. Some soreness

Redness in big toe has happened about 4x this year. Lasts about a month. Some soreness

Big toe: This sounds like the progression of an ingrown nail . See your podiatrist as you will have a full blown infection eventually. Soaking in just warm water really won't help . The best thing to do is not to play around at home as you have had 4 instances and it is sore , but see your podiatrist for the right help ...Read more

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