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Pain and itching at base of spine tailbone

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Dr. Ishu Bishnoi MD

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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ishu Bishnoi ( Neurologist)
Dr. Hari Charan Perigela MD

I have a knot on my spine right above the end of my tailbone. it not too painful but seems to be getting bigger. it is very hard like it is part of the bone. Wonder if it is a Pilonidal Cyst ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hari Charan Perigela ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Dalia Muraleedharan MD

i had a hysterscopy and d& c a few weeks ago. There is a large fibroid leaning on my spine in the tailbone area. I have pain in my glutes and down my hamstrings so bad that when i get up in the morning... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dalia Muraleedharan ( OBGYN)
Dr. Ishu Bishnoi MD

Two weeks ago I suffered a bleed on the brain, luckily all ok now except for the most severe pain in my tailbone, I don't know if it's connected or a seperate issue, I am waiting for brain and spine ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ishu Bishnoi ( Neurologist)
Dr. Suma Parinam MD

Just curious as to what could cause sudden but very localized tailbone pain (right where the buttocks meet; see picture for location)? It came on yesterday morning as an itch actually (it doesn't feel ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suma Parinam ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Mbuomboh Veranso MD

The tip of my coccyx (base of spine Coo1-Co4) is sore and it s very uncomfortable when I sit. FYI - I have lost about 30 lbs and have no butt left, thus no cushion. I m male, 64 and diabetic. Also ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mbuomboh Veranso ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

worse. I did not fall. And I don t know what I can do to relieve the pain. I ve used a heating pad ... spine like picking up my son (27 pounds) and bending over to pick stuff up. What else can I do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Dorina Gurabardhi MD

i have only opened my bowels once in a week up to now and it was like rabbit poo. i fel on my tailbone about 2 months ago and since then had a lot of spine and neck pains and my gp seems to think ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

spine and ribs, shoulders. I ve also got a lower back injury, disc damage. Hurts in my tailbone most ...,4 really bad days. Pain level seldom (now it s turned cooler) cets below an 8. The spine... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,it will improve with time

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

You need to have an xray of the lower spine.

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

HI. groin hernia and pain in the tailbone may not be related at all .