The influence of coccygeal dynamic patterns on ganglion impar block treatment results in chronic coccygodynia

Sencan S., Cuce İ., Karabiyik Ö., Demir F., Ercalik T., Gunduz O.

INTERVENTIONAL NEURORADIOLOGY, vol.24, no.5, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/1591019918781673
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Dynamic coccyx X-ray films, coccygodynia, coccydynia, pain management, ganglion impar block, BODY-MASS INDEX, IDIOPATHIC COCCYGODYNIA, SITTING POSITION, COCCYDYNIA, ETIOLOGY, ANATOMY
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: Ganglion impar block (GIB) can be performed in patients with chronic coccygodynia who do not respond to conservative treatments. We investigated the effect of coccygeal dynamic patterns on the treatment outcome in patients with chronic coccygodynia treated with GIB.