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Scaly rash at base of tailbone

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Dr. Rohan Khandelwal MD

Hi there, Attached is the biopsy report (Biopsy.pdf) of my mother. She was detected with lump near tail bone and underwent a surgery (Pls check surgery.pdf for details) to remove it. Based on the report ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rohan Khandelwal ( Oncologist)
Dr. Praveen Rodrigues MD

I get this recurring rash an inch or two above my tailbone. Doesn't hurt, itches (but not all the time). Look like little blisters, small so i would say bubbly. Then they dry out and go away ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Rodrigues ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

and migrated around to the tailbone, then on to the left hip. Pain was stabbing, electric, aching. I went to GP ... again last night and today. I have researched and feel I could have Shingles without the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

Thank you. I found a small lump at the base of my tailbone while in the shower tonight. Now, it seems to be tender, when I did not notice that before. It is actually right at the rectum . What should ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Rajiv K Khandelwal MD

The area near by tailbone/anus is sore and seems very red ( rash like)...there is also wet clear fluid in that area as well. What is this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajiv K Khandelwal ( Pediatrician)

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Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

Hi- I was going for a walk eight days ago when I slipped on some ice, fell on my tailbone and hit the back of my head on some more ice. Concerned now about a strange rash that runs down from the base... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Geetika Paul MD

I have had a itchy rash on my tailbone for many months now. It has red bumps that get worse when I itch them, but the skin also appears discolored, kind of yellowish. I ve tried anti fungal creams ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Geetika Paul MD

I have a very itchy rash on the skin above my tailbone. Right at the top of my butt crack. It appeared about a week ago, and at first I thought it might of been from wearing a thong or something. But I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

I have a rash above my tailbone that started off as just a itchy area after shaving one day, Now it s become worst, it will scab up on certain areas of the rash but right in the middle (butt crack... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
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)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

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

Dr. Hari Om Chandrakar MD

I think there is abscess in that region which is non itchy and very painful. You are advised to take some antibiotics and some anti inflammatory drugs to relive pain and infection. regards Dr Hari Om Chandrakar MBBS

Dr.    Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Hello. Thanks for the query. It is most likely to be a pilonoidal sinus. Please see a surgeon as soon as possible. Regards