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What can help tail bone pain?

What can help tail bone pain?

Donut: Rest, ice and advil (ibuprofen) or alleve. Also a donut pillow to take the pressure off when you sit down. ...Read more

Dr. Sarkis Banipalsin
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Bone Pain (Definition)

Depending on who is using the term, bone pain can be used to describe a pain that seems very deep, as opposed to something more superficial, or the term can be limited to pain that arises from the bone itself. There are other potential causes of deep pain other than pain from the bone including pain from a pinched nerve ...Read more


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Tail bone pain no injury?

Coccydynia : Coccydynia refers to pain in the region of the coccyx. Most cases are associated with abnormal mobility of the coccyx which may trigger a chronic inflammatory process leading to degeneration of this structure. Nonsurgical management remains the gold standard treatment for coccydynia, consisting of decreased sitting, seat cushioning, coccygeal massage, stretching, local injection of steroids. ...Read more

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What can cause tail bone pain?

What can cause tail bone pain?

Coccydynia.: This sounds like coccydynia, which is a pain in the tail bone which occurs after sitting on a hard surface for a long time or from falling onto your tail bone onto a hard surface. Can take a long time to heal up. You can try sitting on a "donut", that soft cushion with a hole in the middle that you find at the surgical supply stores. Anti inflammatories and heat may help. ...Read more

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What are the options for severe tail bone pain in male of 45 years??

What are the options for severe tail bone pain in male of 45 years??

Unknown: Most commonly a cause is not found. It is usually thought to be from trauma, either old or recent. Rare causes are from an inflammatory condition or infection and those tend to progress and not be the same over 2 years. ...Read more

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I have been having tail-bone pain for several months when I am sitting. What should I do?

See below: Sounds like you have coccydynia or 'tailbone pain'. This can occur with trauma to the tail bone, abnormally positioned coccyx, or poor sitting posture. Try using a good lumbar support to help shift your pelvis forward. This will put the pressure on your ischium. (bottom part of pelvic bone), and will shift the weight off of your coccyx (tailbone). ...Read more

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I have had tail bone pain for years now, getting worse. Long flight coming up. What should I order for seat?

I have had tail bone pain for years now, getting worse. Long flight coming up. What should I order for seat?

Take an Air dount: There is a joint in the middle of the pubic bone some time get inflamed. With you and set on, it will suspend the coccyex and get red of the pressures and hopefully relief the pain. ...Read more

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Is a hemerroid a cause tail bone pain?

Yes sometimes: Hemorrhoid could increase and could cause tail bone pain. ...Read more

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What can cause tail bone pain when sitting down or applying pressure?

What can cause tail bone pain when sitting down or applying pressure?

Coccydynia.: This sounds like coccydynia, which is a pain in the tail bone which occurs after sitting on a hard surface for a long time or from falling onto your tail bone onto a hard surface. Can take a long time to heal up. You can try sitting on a "donut", that soft cushion with a hole in the middle that you find at the surgical supply stores. Anti inflammatories and heat may help. ...Read more

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I am experiencing severe tail bone pain, coxyx I am taking methocarbmol?

I am experiencing severe tail bone pain, coxyx I am taking methocarbmol?

May B flexed: Coccyxadynia can b due 2 a flexed coccyx & this can cause pain with sitting sexual activity & bms. C ur pcp 4 eval. Easily diagnosable ...Read more

Bone (Definition)

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


Dr. Jeffrey Roh
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Coccyx (Definition)

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