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Tailbone hurts sore when i sit down

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What causes tailbone pain?

dumb when I am able to sit, and my bowel movements are thinning. Pain is now radiating both up and down ...Hi, for 10months now I've had bad tailbone pain whenever I was sitting or worse from sitting ...
 

What causes pain in tailbone after an accidental fall?

I was trying to sit down on my office chair yesterday when it moved and I fell on my backside and injured my elbow. My tail bone feels very sore today. Do you think I should be checked for a possible ...
 

What causes lump below tailbone?

Dear Dr, Could you please give me your opinion on the following: Small lump (1cm) slightly bellow the tailbone. Its been there for a few days. The lump itches and burns. It hurts when sitting or when wearing ...
 

What causes pain in tailbone after an injury?

I fell down some steps and landed on my tailbone. I have sever pain from tailbone especially when I sit. I also have shingles on my head. I need some pain medicine for relief ...
 

What causes pain from tailbone to foot?

When I bend down not even halfway, there is a shooting pain extending from the tailbone, buttock, down the hip and all the way to my foot. This is on the left side. It is so bad it almost causes me ...
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Suggest treatment for the lump on tailbone

I have a very swollen tailbone- near the bottom of the tailbone there is a lump/ a swell. It is very uncomfortable and hurts to walk/lie down/sit down and is painful when i put any pressure on it. I ...
 

Suggest treatment for tailbone injury

Hi last evening I was walking down my steps and missed the last two steps. I lost my balance and fell on my bottom hitting my tailbone, I believe. I am fine when I walk it just hurts when I am sitting ...
 

What causes hard lump at the end of tailbone?

Hi Doc, I noticed a hard lump at the very end of my tailbone, when sitting down to use the bathroom. It wasn t hurting before, but when I noticed it, I pushed on it a bit and now it feels a bit sore. First ...
 

Tailbone pain, cannot walk or sit, swollen on tailbone. What is going on?

My tailbone started hurting a little on Friday and over the weekend, but I ignored the pain because this happens often when I sit wrong. I figured I just sat wrong on Thursday and it would be over soon. However ...
 

What is the cause of soreness when sitting on tailbone?

Hi I went for a rountine pap and I find that I;m sore when i sit down on my tailbones? the strange part is I went to three different doctors and got three different answers one said Ishcial Tuberosity ...
 

Suggest treatment for painful tailbone restricting movement

I have had trouble sitting in one position because my tailbone hurts so bad...it is sore and aches ... but it did not bother me that much..now it has slowly began to bother me whenever I sit down...I have ...
 

Suggest treatment for severe tailbone pain

Whenever I lay down on my back my tailbone starts to hurt. When I try to sit up or roll over it hurt while I m doing it but doesn t hurt when I m actually up or on my side. Im a 19 year old female ...
 

What causes back, tailbone and buttock pain?

upwards into my lower back and also into my right buttock, and it hurts to sit at certain angles and is excrutiating when I first stand up after sitting for long periods of time. Also, I fell down a set of stairs ...
 

Suggest treatment for tailbone pain and fever

My 9 year old daughter has been complaining of tailbone pain when she sits in either a soft or hard seat. It does not bother her when standing walking. She said it bothers her from time to time when ...
 

Need medication for Swelling of the tailbone

iced it last night. Any concerns? Doesn t hurt to sit down, only if I lean back. ...I fell on the ice last night and hit my tailbone pretty hard on the corner of a wooden step ...
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I slipped down steps on my deck 3 days ago. I landed very hard on three different steps landing on my tail bone. I am in excruituating pain. What can I do?
You can use hot and cold pack and Dont give more pressure on tail bone by sitting in it. If its not subsiding then consult physio and take treatment. You can also use tailbone ring available in market to prevent loading tailbone in sitting. Hit thanks and take care
 
I hurt my tailbone as I slipped while going down the stairs. About an hour later, I experienced dizziness. How serious is my condition and what should I do?
Hello, You must go to ER and rule out head injury by getting an MRI brain done. A tailbone injury should not result in dizziness. Thanks
 
My tailbone feels sore when i sit upright and put pressure directly on it. Walking is unaffected and it doesnt hurt otherwise. Slight, dull pain.
coccydynia- take a course of anti-inflammatory- may need a local steroid shot - consult Orthopedic Surgeon
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