Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview Evaluation Treatment Home Care pain control warning signs Underlying Cause Anatomy

Pain in the Coccyx Underlying Cause

Coccyx pain may be caused by:

  • Falls
  • Childbirth
  • Prolonged sitting
  • Bike riding

Conditions that can cause coccyx pain include:

Continue to Pain in the Coccyx Anatomy

Last Updated: Jan 27, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Pain in the Coccyx References
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  2. Hodges SD, Eck JC, Humphreys SC. A treatment and outcomes analysis of patients with coccydynia. Spine J. 2004 Mar-Apr;4(2):138-40. [15016390]
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