coccygectomy


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coccygectomy

 [kok″sĭ-jek´to-me]
excision of the coccyx.

coc·cy·gec·to·my

(kok'sē-jek'tō-mē),
Removal of the coccyx.
[coccyx + G. ektomē, excision]

coccygectomy

/coc·cy·gec·to·my/ (kok″sĭ-jek´tah-me) excision of the coccyx.

coccygectomy

(kŏk′sə-jĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of the coccyx.

coc·cy·gec·to·my

(kok'si-jek'tŏ-mē)
Removal of the coccyx.
[coccyx + G. ektomē, excision]

coccygectomy

excision of the tail.
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sup][6] We analyzed the relationship of perineal pain and coccygeal resection and found that coccygectomy may be the main cause.
The pelvic component of tumor was excised while the rectum and bladder were carefully protected, and a coccygectomy was performed and specimen was sent for histopathology.
Single-stage sacral coccygectomy and repair using human acellular dermal matrix (Alloderm) with bilateral gluteus maximus flaps for hernia prophylaxis.