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Forward angulation type III coccyx

Case contributed by Dr Fakhry Mahmoud Ebouda


The patient is complaining of pain at the coccygeal area.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years.
Gender: Female

Coccyx is shaprly angulated forward.

Case Discussion

The intercoccygeal angle (​between the first and last segment  of the coccyx) is increased and even may be obtuse. It means hypermobility and may explain coccydynia.  

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Case information

rID: 31459
Published: 10th Oct 2014
Last edited: 3rd Feb 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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