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Coccygeal sinus

coccygeal sinus n.
A fistula opening in the region of the coccyx due to incomplete closure of the caudal end of the neural tube.


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    coccygectomy coc·cy·gec·to·my (kŏk’sə-jěk’tə-mē) n. Surgical removal of the coccyx.

  • Coccygodynia

    coccygodynia coc·cy·go·dyn·i·a (kŏk’sĭ-gō-dĭn’ē-ə) n. Pain in the region of the coccyx. Also called coccyalgia, coccydynia, coccyodynia.

  • Coccygotomy

    coccygotomy coc·cy·got·o·my (kŏk’sĭ-gŏt’ə-mē) n. An operation for freeing the coccyx from its attachments.

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    coccyodynia coc·cy·o·dyn·i·a (kŏk’sē-ō-dĭn’ē-ə) n. See coccygodynia.

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