Anterior angulation of the coccyx (type IV)

Case contributed by Bruno Monarim


History of coccydynia.

Patient Data

Age: 12
Gender: Female

There is diastasis of the proximal intercoccygeal articulation with mild superior subluxation and approximately 90 degrees angulation of the distal coccyx (type IV coccyx). 

Case Discussion

A normal subtype of coccyx anatomy consisting of subluxation of the intercoccygeal joint and anterior angulation of the distal coccyx.

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Case information

rID: 55747
Published: 24th Sep 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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