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Treatment for a broken tailbone in elderly

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Suggest treatment for broken tailbone and ruptured discs

I had a terrible fall landing straight down on my tailbone. I broke my tailbone and ruptured discs. I am having a lot of pain down legs and in neck and head. Should I go to a neurologist? Or should I ...

Suggest treatment for ulcers and tailbone pain

a pain in my tailbone area after vomiting. Is that normal or could there be another issue that could be causing my tailbone to hurt just from the action of vomiting? My tailbone has been broken before about 10 ...

How should a broken tailbone be treated?

Hello my son, who is 19 has just discovered a few months ago that he has a broken tail bone. It did not heal correctly causing him pain and making him limp. do you think it needs to be re-broken and set ...

Suggest treatment for persistent pain in the lower back and tailbone

. No slipped disk or broken tailbone. I did not have a fall or anything to cause tailbone pain. I can not sleep ...49 year female. For the last six months I have had a lot of pain in my lower back and tailbone ...

Suggest treatment for tailbone fracture

I broke my tailbone 10 weeks ago. It was healing slowly until today when the pain has seemed to increase. I sit during the day for work and have been able to deal with it for the past few weeks after ...

Suggest treatment for bruised tailbone

Hi, I slipped and fell heavily on my coccyx 6 weeks ago. I thought I had bruised my coccyx after the fall but had no marks on the skin just pain when sitting down or sitting on a hard chair or clenching buttocks. 6 weeks later the pain appears to...

Suggest treatment for pain in tailbone

-20m high. When I hit the water a sharp pain hit my tailbone and it has been in pain since. I have also noticed a dimple just above my tailbone. Is this related and what should I do? ...

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 pain

I fell a week ago Monday on my left tailbone area. It was a hard fall but I went to the doctor who checked my tailbone and there was no pain. He did not check around the area and I still have a lot of pain ...

Suggest treatment for a lump on the tailbone

I have a dime sized lump on the upper art of my tailbone. I have not fallen anytime recently. It is red and it sends out a constant pain through my hips. It hurts to sit or lay down. Even standing ...
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Suggest treatment for pain in the tailbone

I've had constant pain at the end of, or behind, the end of my spine, or tailbone, for the past ...), but it has on occasion the pain has gone to a "4". I can manually press my tailbone with my fingertips ...

Suggest treatment for tailbone pain

I woke with extreme pain in my tailbone, and back of my thighs. Almost feels numb. When I stand straight up after about 15 seconds, a shooting pain through those areas doubles me over. When I'm sitting ...

What causes swelling in the tail bone area of an elderly person?

My 96-year-old mother has swelling in the area of her tailbone extending to the bottom of her buttocks. She also has a stage 1 pressure ulcer near her tailbone. Possible cause and treatment? ...

Suggest treatment for tailbone fracture

Can you fracture your tailbone? What can be done to treat it? ...

Suggest treatment for lump near the tailbone

Lump near tail bone in buttock crack area after sit ups. Thought it might be a bruise but it hurts and I can barely walk or sit. Can someone please explain then let me know what type of doctor I should go see?
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I have a ball thing at the end of my tailbone growing inside me. It hurts more each day and is dicomforting. What could it be, is it serious, causes, treatment?
It seems like a benign swelling. It is not serious, could be due to trauma, treatment is excision.
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
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