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Sore Tailbone Causes
Tailbone has been sore for a few days. No injury has caused it to be sore. Woke up this morning with it being bruised. What could it be?
2 weeks ago i fell ice, 4 days later i got a sore pimple type thing at the base of my tailbone its now spread & I have 4/5. Is it cause of the fall?
Inflammation: This could be due to localized inflammation, or an underlying problem with the bone (i.e. fracture, instability). You could try some anti-inflammatory meds (i.e. ibuprofen, Aleve) and ice/heat and topical treatments such as aspercreme or capsaicin cream. See a physician if your symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
I've had a sore tailbone for about 2 months now. I just started sitting on a donut. Any thing else you would suggest?
Modified Cushion: When I have patients present with coccydynia or tail bone pain, I have them buy a piece of foam and cut a hole in it where there tail bone typically resides. This helps relieve pressure and pain. Strengthening pelvic floor muscles can also be helpful. A physical medicine doctor who specializes in pelvic floor treatment may be helpful. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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