Anterior angulation of the coccyx

Case contributed by Huda B. Gharbia
Diagnosis almost certain


Pregnant, with low back pain

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

Sharply angulated coccyx anteriorly, at sacro-coccygeal articulation.

Otherwise, no significant disc lesion.

Case Discussion

Anterior angulation of the coccyx, anatomic variant, may cause coccygodynia.

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