"Coccyx" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The last bone in the VERTEBRAL COLUMN in tailless primates considered to be a vestigial tail-bone consisting of three to five fused VERTEBRAE.
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Hanna TN, Sadiq M, Ditkofsky N, Benayoun M, Datir A, Rohatgi S, Khosa F. Sacrum and Coccyx Radiographs Have Limited Clinical Impact in the Emergency Department. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2016 Apr; 206(4):681-6.