Coccydynia (coccyx pain) caused by chordoma

International Orthopaedics

2007 Jun; 31(3). 427

Patrick M. Foye

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, 90 Bergen Street, DOC-3100, Newark, NJ 07103-2499.


This discusses the importance of appropriate imaging studies and diagnostic workup in patients with coccyx pain, since occasionally the pain can be caused by tumors such as chordoma.

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