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Had bout of proctalgia faux 3 weeks ago. Pushed hard to try relieve pain. Since have dull tailbone pain. Could I have damaged something by pushing?

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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Several

Avoiding direct pressure on the coccyx.
Use a pillow with a cut out. Anti-inflammatories. Decreasing/avoid exercise. If pain doesn't improve, see your physician.

In brief: Several

Avoiding direct pressure on the coccyx.
Use a pillow with a cut out. Anti-inflammatories. Decreasing/avoid exercise. If pain doesn't improve, see your physician.
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