What is Coccygectomy?

Removal of the coccyx.

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Is there any treatment if you hit your coxis bone and chip a bone?

doctor1 MD

Dear madam,

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Well looking into the history that you are giving I see that you have fracture your coccyx...

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I have pain upon sitting and suspect that it is related to surgery that I had 1 1/2 years ago for a rectocele. The pain is there mostly when I...

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To answer your question effectively, i would like to know a few details.

1. Please describe the pain, the severity and the duration of the...

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I have severe tailbone pain and have had it for about 3 weeks now. I cannot sit for more than 10-20 minutes and it is very difficult to get up...

doctor1 MD

Thanks for writing your query
Based on your description this injury is called coccygodynia. My advice for you would be-
1. Sitz’s bath- sit in...

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