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Pain in the tailbone radiating to spine. Lump below the skin on the buttocks. Any suggestion?

Hi well its an ongoing problem for the last 3 weeks. It started with pain in my tailbone nd has slowly moved up my spine . It has been so uncomfortable to sit, stand, walk and lay down. In the last 4 days ive delevoped a underskin lump around 5cm on the inside of the bum crack on the left side. Its very hot and hard to touch nd im taking regular paracetamol , brufen nd codeine nd its not touch it. Just dont no where to go next. Any suggestions will be muc appreciated. Thank you
Asked On : Tue, 2 Apr 2013
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Neurologist 's  Response

Thanks for the query,

I understand your problem

You may be having a local infection along with lumbar spondylosis. I suggest you to see a physician and get an opinion. Your lump needs medical attention at the earliest.

Hope this clarifies

Best wishes

Dr Gopal K Dash MD, DM, Post-doctoral fellowship (Epilepsy)
Consultant Neurologist and Epilepsy specialist
Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital, Bangalore
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