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Coccyalgia (pain in a tailbone)


Coccyalgia — the syndrome of coccygeal pains connected with neuralgia or neuritis of branches of a coccygeal texture. Meets at women more often. Though the koktsigidiniya has not a direct bearing on a rectum, that not to exchange patients, as a rule, address the proctologist or the gastroenterologist as they are disturbed by the pains in the field of an anus which are quite often connected with defecation.

Анатомическое строение копчика

Anatomic structure of a tailbone

Coccyalgia reasons:

Injury, including patrimonial, inflammatory diseases of a small pelvis (prostatitis, a parametritis, a paraproctitis other) can be the contributing factors. Coccyalgia forms are possible also idiopathic, or primary.

Coccyalgia symptoms:

Pains last usually many months and years. Intensity of pains wavy changes. The reasons of strengthening of pains connect many with stresses, a sedentary life, injuries, changes of weather, etc. At some pain amplifies at defecation, the sexual intercourse, in the period of periods.
The coccyalgia is established at a palpation. When pressing on a tailbone outside of and from a gleam of a rectum pain, especially at patients with painful defecation develops. The differential diagnosis is carried out with a proctodynia and an anal fissure. Pains in the field of a tailbone can also cause cancer, hemorrhoids and inflammatory diseases of a rectum.

Treatment of the Coccyalgia:

Treatment — symptomatic, same, as well as at a proctodynia (rectum pains). It is reasonable to involve the neuropathologist in treatment. The forecast favorable and in many respects depends on the psychoemotional status of the patient.

Drugs, drugs, tablets for treatment of the Coccyalgia:

  • Препарат Дипроспан.



    Schering-Plough Corp. (Shering-Plau of Box.) USA


  • Препарат Дипроспан®.



    Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. (Merck Sharp and Doum of the Building) USA

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