Had surgery 21 years ago

Jacquie - jdforgeron@sympatico.ca

I was hit by a car when I was 9 years of age (yikes that's 27 years ago) and landed on my butt. The pain was incredible for years and my mother was told to let it go and see what happens to my bones. Well 6 years of it was enough and I had the surgery when I was 15 years old. I recall that it was successful and it eliminated my pain.

I don't know when it started but I now suffer from this jutting out piece of bone at the end of my spine. To describe it would be that instead of curling under, my bone has curled out and it causes me so much pain in sitting etc... When I sit in a hard chair, I almost always bang it.

I am wondering if anyone else has had this problem, and if so, please contact me.

My doctor tells me that there is nothing that can be done as it's the result of a coccygectomy. I appreciate any response.

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