coccydynia


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coccygodynia

 [kok″sĭ-go-din´e-ah]
pain in the coccyx and neighboring region. Called also coccyalgia and coccydynia.

coc·cy·dyn·i·a

(kok'sē-din'ē-ă),
Pain in the coccygeal region.
[coccyx + G. ōdyne, pain]

coc·cy·go·dyn·ia

(kok'si-gō-din'ē-ă)
Pain in the coccygeal region.
Synonym(s): coccyalgia, coccydynia, coccyodynia.
[coccyx + G. odynē, pain]

coccydynia

Persistent pain in the tail region of the spine, usually following a fracture of the small bones of the coccyx from a fall or a kick.

Coccydynia

Also called coccygodynia. Pain in or around the coccyx.
Mentioned in: Coccyx Injuries
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The treatment of chronic coccydynia and postcoccygectomy pain with pelvic floor physical therapy.
Sacralization results in variation in segmental structure of vertebral column that demands vigilance and modifications during anaesthetic and surgical intervention and it may be associated with non-traumatic lower back pain, sciatica, coccydynia and spinal pathologies.
for persistent coccydynia, a steroid injection may be recommended to calm down the painful inflammation.
PAIN HAS assumed a totally new dimension for 24-year-old PR professional, Sakshi Arora since coccydynia hit her four years ago.
But when it got severe and ointment applications didn't help, she visited an orthopaedician who told her that the cause of the pain was inflammation of her tailbone, a condition known as coccydynia.
The treatment of chronic coccydynia with intrarectal manipulation: a randomized controlled study.
Comparison of three manual coccydynia treatments: a pilot study.
Pain in the coccyx (the tailbone), or coccydynia, may be due to injury, a baby pushing against the mother's coccyx during birth, or prolonged pressure due to poor postures while sitting.
A YOUR condition is known as coccydynia and, in rare cases, this can be totally incapacitating.
TABLE 2 Other Subtypes of Low Back Pain Rarely Occurring in Population of 54,000 HMO Enrollees * Ankylosing spondylitis * Arthritis * Chronic back pain * Coccydynia * Derangement * Disc protrusion * Disuse * Extension dysfunction * Low back dysfunction * Metastatic disease * Myofascial trigger points * Pirifomis syndrome
Coccydynia is the name given to any painful condition in the region of the coccyx - the fused bones that form the base of the spine between your buttocks.
Some surgeons have opined that instability of coccyx may lead to pain in this region which is known as coccydynia.