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coccygeal

 [kok-sij´e-al]
pertaining to or located in the region of the coccyx.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

coc·cyg·e·al (Co),

(kok-sij'ē-ăl), Avoid the mispronunciation kok-si-jē'al.
Relating to the coccyx.
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coccygeal

(kŏk-sĭj′ē-əl)
adj.
Of or relating to the coccyx: coccygeal vertebra.
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coc·cyg·e·al

(kok-sij'ē-ăl)
Relating to the coccyx.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

coccygeal

Pertaining to the COCCYX.
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Plasma metabolites of dairy cows fed experimental diets Treatment (1) Items AH CSM SEM p-value Total protein (g/L) 77.65 76.78 1.36 0.13 Albumin (g/L) 26.89 26.85 0.44 0.89 Urea nitrogen (mmol/L) In coccygeal artery 6.38 (b) 6.76 (a) 0.28 0.04 In mammary vein 6.29 (b) 6.82 (a) 0.27 0.02 Glucose (mmol/L) In coccygeal artery 3.51 3.38 0.08 0.12 In mammary vein 2.53 2.42 0.09 0.26 NEFA (umol/L) 85.98 87.35 5.27 0.86 Cholesterol (mmol/L) 5.23 5.09 0.29 0.28 SEM, standard error of the mean; NEFA, nonesterified fatty acid.
That finding may be attributed to the coccygeal location, in which frictional microtrauma occurs frequently.
Her past treatments in Europe included multiple coccygeal blocks, trigger point injections, epidural steroid injections, and a conventional spinal cord stimulator in 2011.
Clinical examination of tail revealed few palpable coccygeal vertebra with hypotrichosis nearly half of tail and absence of switch at the end.
We did not evaluate the coccygeal vertebrae, because there is known to be abnormal vertebrae in the bulldog tail which are linked to the occurrence of abnormalities in the rest of spinal segments.
[85] injected MSCs into the coccygeal discs of rats by means of 15% hyaluronan gel as a vehicle.
MTP3 is associated with pain in the coccygeal area and is located within the most medial and inferior muscle fibers.
The coccygeal and sacral nerves are toned as the normally large blood flow to the legs is redirected to the abdominal region, which may help to improve digestion.
Ohshima et al .[sup][15] assessed the effect of static loading on intact bovine coccygeal discs and found that maximum tissue hydration occurred at a load of 5–10 kg and that lighter (0.5 kg) or heavier loads (15 kg) led to decreased incorporation.
Infection of the lumbosacral junction by tuberculosis is quite rare and occurs in only 1 to 2% of all cases of spinal tuberculosis; moreover, isolated sacrococcygeal or coccygeal tuberculosis is much rarer [7].