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Coccydynia

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by Cresse M

(Coccyalgia; Coccygeal Pain; Coccygodynia; Pain, Tailbone; Pain, Coccygeal; Tailbone Pain)

 

Risk Factors

Coccydynia is mor common in female. These factors increase your chance of developing coccydynia:
Tell your doctor if you have any of these risk factors.
 

RESOURCES

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
http://www.aaos.org/

Orthopedic Trauma Association
http://www.ota.org/

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Orthopaedic Association
http://coa-aco.org/

Health Canada
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/index%5Fe.html/

 

References


Acetaminophen. EBSCO Publishing Patient Education Reference Center website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/pointOfCare/perc-about . Updated February 2008. Accessed November 7, 2008.


Coccydynia (tailbone pain). Cleveland Clinic website. Available at: http://my.clevelandclinic.org/disorders/Coccydynia/hic%5FCoccydynia%5FTailbone%5FPain.aspx . Accessed November 7, 2008.


Coccydynia. EBSCO Publishing DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php . Updated April 2008. Accessed November 20, 2008.


Dressendorfer R. Coccydynia. EBSCO Publishing Rehabilitation Reference Center website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/pointOfCare/nrc-about . Updated August 2008. Accessed November 20, 2008.


Ibuprofen. EBSCO Publishing Patient Education Reference Center website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/pointOfCare/perc-about . Updated February 2008. Accessed November 2, 2008.


Naproxen. EBSCO Publishing Patient Education Reference Center website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/pointOfCare/perc-about . Updated February 2008. Accessed November 7, 2008.


Stedman’s Medical Dictionary . 28th ed. Baltimore, MD: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2005;403.

 

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