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When i lay in my back on a the floor to do pt, it feels like I am trying to grind my sacrum bone into the floor. Foam mat no help.Very painful! why?
there may be a : Variety of reasons. So make sure you are doing your exercises with proper techniques. Make sure you follow specific instructions provided to you by your therapist. If one specific program leads to increased pain, avoid that particular exercise, as there may be alternative exercise that can allow you to achieve same goal. ...Read more
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
Noticed a little asymmetry on one side of sacrum bone after weight loss,doctor said nothing to worry about, only achey when I lean backwards while sit?
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My lowest sacrum bone sticks out and i can feel it it is like a ball, it that bad, and should I talk to a doctor? I can not do correct stomach crunches or roll on my back, I have to lean sideways in order to not feel discomfort.
I can physically feel my sacrum/ coccyx bones when I touch the bottom. Is it normal to feel them? It sometimes hurts when I sit down. What about that?
A donut and patience: Coccydynia or tailbone pain is most likely and has many causes from unknown (most common) to direct trauma, infection, and tumor. It can be treated with a pain reliever or anti-inflammatory medication such as ibuprofen. Limiting sitting for prolonged periods is suggested along with use of a padded cushion or "donut" to protect the tailbone. It can take weeks to months to resolve so be patient. ...Read more
Catscan for microhematuria revealed a focus of sclerosis in left superior sacrum representing a bone island or Chondroid lesion and 2nd smaller sclerotic focus in mid left iliac bone presumably of similar etiology. Is this of any concern?
Mri show hairline facture on each side of sacrum 1 on pubic bone from 7/5 fall. Still pain limited movement, how much longer to recovery?
About a month has passed that i fell in a minor accident about the right side of tail bone and sacrum , i fell some tenderness at these bones.?
Tail Bone: "tail bone" pain, or coccydynia, could be due to several reasons: direct trauma, or l5-s1 disc protrusion. If the pain is slightly to the side, si joint (sacroiliac joint) may be causing the pain. If the pain is continuing beyond several weeks, you need to get an x-ray, and and then MRI of lumbar and sacrum. The treatment is typically physical therapy, chiropractic, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
2 cysts at S2 (racepinephrine) 2cm each cause scallop of bone at sacrum n lamina. Hip stiff n muscle spasm. Feel lump at tailbone when sit. Should go for surgery?
Don't is safe way: Tarlov cysts in this region are not uncommon and are usually not a cause for pain unless one is dealing with soft or osteoporotic bone which can occasionally be subjected to pressure changes by a large cyst creating a fracture of the bone which then becomes painful. See an orthopedist to evaluate you symptoms for the source. ...Read more