coccyx


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The coccyx becomes more flexible towards the end of pregnancy allowing it and your spine above it to bend.
Thus, understanding the morphological variations of sacrum and coccyx is imperative.
This pathology should always be suspected in any process of the lytic sacrum or coccyx, especially in endemic areas of tuberculosis, to prevent or at least reduce the morbidity of this disease, which is generally curable [16].
I couldn't write my column on the desktop because my coccyx could not endure the pain when I sit down.
An enthusiastic supporter of the Injured Jockeys Fund, which paid for his operation after he spent years suffering the effects of a broken coccyx sustained in a fall at Worcester, Cheshire was regularly seen at racecourses across East Anglia selling the charity's calendars, diaries, Christmas cards and other merchandise.
Anyone know how long it takes for a battered coccyx to heal?
But, beyond that, the prospect of tuning in for another episode seems about as appealing as mistiming a double somersaulted inversion dismount and suffering a parallel bar up your coccyx.
Partridge Partridge But, beyond that, the prospect of tuning in for another episode seems about as appealing as mistiming a double somersaulted inversion dismount and suffering a parallel bar up your coccyx.
Mills will be without Liam Hatch for between six and eight weeks after he broke his coccyx in the weekend FA Cup first-round draw at League Two Oxford United.
GROSS: (Fig: 1) The specimen was a soft tissue mass, along with coccyx measuring 7 X 6 X 4 cm, soft to firm in consistency and well capsulated.
I packed just too many books: I could leave one carelessly in the cafe where the girl flapped the wings of an indigo eagle printed above her coccyx every time she returned to the zinc counter.
1,2] Its superior wide base articulates with fifth lumbar vertebra at lumbosacral angle and its blunted caudal apex articulates with coccyx.
The sore on her coccyx worsened and additional pressure sores developed on her ankles and feet, which ultimately necessitated multiple amputations.
Anita farley, Cumbria A: Often it is not possible to pinpoint precisely what has triggered coccydynia - the term given to a pain in the coccyx, or 'tail bone'.
Personally, I would have preferred something more English and fruity - Pippa's Coccyx, perhaps - but the mob has spoken.