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What causes pain in the tailbone and legs?

I was told a few years ago that I had a spur on my tail bone I am experiencing pain from my tail bone that i s shooting down my legs. I also have tension knots in my legs. The pain comes and goes. Could the spur be causing my symtoms and want can I do to relieve them .
Sat, 8 Oct 2016
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HI tail bone pain in medical terms is coccydynia. pain in the legs may be due to lummmbar spondylosis if are aged.consult orthopaedician.
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What causes pain in the tailbone and legs?

HI tail bone pain in medical terms is coccydynia. pain in the legs may be due to lummmbar spondylosis if are aged.consult orthopaedician.