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Coccygodynia = Tender Coccyx – Inject Ganglion Impar

One Ganglion Impar injection achieved over 50% improvement for 82% of cases that lasted an average of 6 months.

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Ganglion Impar Injection For Tailbone Coccydynia

Previously for ganglion injection, , injection through the sacrococcygeal joint has been suggested.  Recent information has found the ganglion is actually lower in the first intracoccygeal joint level.  Injection of this ganglion is an important treatment for coccydynia.

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New Treatment of Perineal / Pelvic Pain – Botox to Ganglion Impar

Sometimes chronic perineal pain comes out of the blue and one could certainly use a secret weapon. Botox to ganglion impar reduced one case of perianal and genital pain from 8/10 to 2-4/10 for months. 

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Phantom Rectal Pain

This is such a trying condition that when I came across this poster abstract I felt I needed to post it here.

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Chronic Rectal Perineal Pain Helped by Simple Caudal Block

80 year old with sharp, intermittent, burning pain worsened on sitting down relieved by simple steroid caudal block when all other measures failed.

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New Treatments For Coccygodynia (sore Coccyx)

Radiofrequency to coccyx interdisc, pulsed radiofrequency to ganglion impar, and coccyx removal are all being used in recalcitrant cases.  

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Vulvodynia Therapy Patient Resource

As a male doctor, I have trouble imparting all the info needed for someone with vulvodynia. Fortunately, Corrie Anne Goldfinger did her Master’s thesis at Queen’s University on the subject. It is available free here (~2+ MB) Since it is … Continue reading

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