Prevention / Tips / Healing Of Tailbone / Coccyx Injury (Fracture / Trauma)

Prevention / Tips / Healing Of Tailbone / Coccyx Injury (Fracture / Trauma)

Tailbone(or coccyx) trauma is an injury to the small bone at the lower tip of the spine.It is usually injured in a fall onto a hard surface, such as ice or stairs. The pain usually is due to bruising of the bone or stretching of the ligaments. Tailbone injuries can be diagnosed by finding tenderness of the bone located in the upper part of the groove between the buttocks.Actual fractures of the tailbone (coccyx) are infrequent. Tailbone trauma usually involves bruising of the bone or pulling of the ligaments.


Fractures (breaks) of the tailbone are rare and they heal fine, so an x-ray is unnecessary for this injury. Dislocations of the tailbone are also rare but they need to be put back in place by a doctor.Backward falls onto a hard surface, such as a slippery floor or ice, are the most common cause of this injury.

Symptoms might experience for tailbone trauma:

A fractured tailbone can be extremely painful, and usually takes about four to six weeks to heal. To help minimize pain and stay comfortable while the injury is healing,experts suggesting following tips:

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you too, yes you can feel

you too, yes you can feel lots of pain. first week if resting its minor but the minute you start bending , lifting, driving. so if you can do little as possible. be careful at all times.

can I feel a fracture by

can I feel a fracture by feeling my tailbone?

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