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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 ...
 

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 pain in tailbone

yes hello i fell on my tailbone back in feb of this yr and im still in pain to where it hurts to get up from sitting or i sit down on a hard surface. is this normal? ive tried meds, ice, donut pillow ...
 

Suggest treatment for pain in tailbone

of a Z-pack and started coughing again, I felt a snap on lowest part of the spine on my tailbone. Now I am in pain and can barely sit on a chair and can feel pain on the tailbone every time I cough ...
 

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 pain in the tailbone

I fell several days ago onto my bum. A couple days ago while sitting my tailbone popped. Now it is extremely painful to sit down directly on my bum and I cannot bend over without a great amount of pressure ...
 

Suggest treatment for tailbone pain

my tailbone pain is ruining my life. I compensate on my cheeks to keep from sitting on it directly, which causes a direct line of pain up my right side of my back. I am miserable. My chiropractor helped ...
 

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 ...
 

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...
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Suggest treatment for tailbone fracture

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

Suggest treatment for tailbone pain caused by tailbone injury

I have cracked bones in my tailbone area. Other than narcotics, who at can I do to ease the terrible pain? ...
 

Suggest treatment for pain near the tailbone

I am getting pain in the area around my tailbone, it does not spread. I am now able to sit ... then as well. I have been sitting on a donut for the tailbone pain for months and it's not working ...
 

Suggest treatment for pilonidal abscess on tailbone

I had a pilonidal abscess on my tailbone drained yesterday. They said that the incision made wasn't large enough to warrent packing so they just dressed it up. Changing the bandage today I noticed ...
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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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