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Coccyx - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The coccyx (/ ˈ k ɒ k s ɪ k s / KOK-siks; plural: coccyges or coccyxes), commonly referred to as the tailbone, is the final segment of the vertebral column in ...

Tailbone (Coccyx) Injury: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

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A coccyx injury results in pain and discomfort in the tailbone area (the condition is called coccydynia). These injuries may result in a bruise, dislocation, or ...

Anatomy of the Coccyx (Tailbone) - Spine-Health

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The coccyx is the very bottom portion of the spine. It represents a vestigial tail (hence the common term "tailbone") and consists of three or more very small bones ...

Coccyx | Define Coccyx at Dictionary.com

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coccyx coc·cyx (kŏk'sĭks) n. pl. coc·cy·ges (kŏk-sī'jēz, kŏk'sĭ-jēz') The small triangular bone located at the base of the spinal column, formed by the ...

coccydynia: coccyx pain (tailbone pain): causes, coping ...

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Coccyx (tailbone) pain, or coccydynia, is often caused by a fall or childbirth. This site describes diagnosis, treatment and ways to cope.

Coccyx | Definition of Coccyx by Merriam-Webster

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New Latin, from Greek kokkyx cuckoo, coccyx; from its resemblance to a cuckoo's beak. First Known Use: 1615

Tailbone (Coccyx) Injury Causes ... - eMedicineHealth

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The coccyx, or tailbone, is the triangular bony structure located at the bottom of the vertebral column between the buttocks. It is composed of three to five bony ...

Coccyx - Anatomy Pictures and Information

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The coccyx, or tailbone, is both the smallest and the most inferior bone in the spinal column. It is a vestige of the caudal vertebrae found in the tails of most mammals.

Coccydynia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Coccydynia is a medical term meaning pain in the coccyx or tailbone area, [1] usually brought on by sitting too abruptly.

Coccyx | definition of coccyx by Medical dictionary

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coccyx [kok´siks] the small bone caudad to the sacrum in humans, formed by the union of four (sometimes five or three) rudimentary vertebrae, and forming the caudal ...