sacrococcygeal


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Related to sacrococcygeal: Sacrococcygeal joint, Sacrococcygeal teratoma

sacrococcygeal

 [sa″kro-kok-sij´e-al]
pertaining to the sacrum and coccyx.

sa·cro·coc·cyg·e·al

(sā'krō-kok-sij'ē-ăl),
Relating to both sacrum and coccyx.

sacrococcygeal

/sa·cro·coc·cy·ge·al/ (sa″kro-kok-sij´e-al) pertaining to the sacrum and coccyx.

sacrococcygeal

(săk′rō-kŏk-sĭj′ē-əl, sā′krō-)
adj.
Of, relating to, or affecting the sacrum and coccyx.

sacrococcygeal

[sā′krōkoksij′ē·əl]
Etymology: L, sacer, sacred; Gk, kokkyx, cuckoo's beak
pertaining to the sacrum and the coccyx.

sa·cro·coc·cy·ge·al

(sā'krō-kok-sij'ē-ăl)
Relating to both sacrum and coccyx.

sacrococcygeal

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Sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT) is one of the most common malignancies found in the neonatal age group.
An ultrasound was done at 32 weeks of gestation and it showed sacrococcygeal teratoma in the fetus, not diagnosed in earlier scans.
Comparison of Karydakis flap reconstruction versus primary midline closure in sacrococcygeal pilonidal disease: results of 200 military service members.
Plasmablastic lymphoma is a unique ARL that was first described in the jaws and oral cavity (Figure 6) of HIV-infected persons [32-35]- Since then, it has been reported to occur in several other extranodal sites such as the lung [36], mediastinum [37], oesophagus [38], anorectum [39,40], nose and paranasal sinuses [41], skin [42-44], orbit [45], testes and bone [46], breast [47], as well as within long-standing sacrococcygeal cysts [48] in HIV-positive individuals.
After sterile skin preparation, the sacral hiatus was identified and a local anesthesia was administered: a 25-gauge needle was advanced about 3 to 4 mm through the sacrococcygeal ligament into the epidural space.
These include heart blockages, cleft lip and palate, congenital diaphragmatic hernia, hydrocephalus, spina bifida, sacrococcygeal teratoma, and twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome.
Shear forces are often the primary factor for pressure ulcers that develop over the sacrococcygeal area.
Findings were most consistent with an open neural tube defect or sacrococcygeal teratoma.
6%) had a birth defect: One was born with sacrococcygeal teratoma and one with a tethered spinal cord.
The symphysis pubis (pubic bone) and the sacrococcygeal symphysis (butt bone) are flexible.
Chordomas predominately occur in the sacrococcygeal region (45%) or the skull base (40%; Lanzino, Dumont, Lopes, & Laws, 2001; McLain & Weinstein, 1999; Okazaki & Scheithauer, 1988).