coccygeal diseases or conditions of the coccyx
[OCOSH Code: D013122 34789001 M53.3 BD_SD_CC]
Coccyx pain (tailbone pain) can frustrate patients and significantly impair quality of life, but relief is possible.
Coccyx pain was first documented in 1588, and the term coccygodynia was coined by Simpson in 1859.1 Currently, the term coccydynia is used somewhat more commonly than coccygodynia. The 2 terms are interchangeable and...
Added: Mon Apr 14 2008