Overcoming The Tailbone Of A 2 Year Old Child Stands Out?
I want to ask there is such a protruding bone in the tailbone of my child’s buttocks (age 2 years), it can be explained, and what specialist should be examined, thank you
The normal spine is made up of several parts, and the lowest vertebra is known as the coccyx. The tailbone can have a variety of normal shapes. From the situation your child is experiencing, if your child appears to have a protruding tailbone this may be normal. The tailbone as mentioned above has a normal variation shape, besides that if your child's body is relatively thin, the tailbone can be seen. It does not require special treatment.
But apart from that, the protruding tailbone of a child can also be caused by certain diseases such as:
Genetic disorders Bone dislocation / cyst fracture Deformities of the spine such as scoliosis or certain tumor lordosis. Therefore, to be sure you can check your child to a general practitioner first. later the doctor can check the condition of your child directly first. if later the doctor feels that there is negligence, the doctor will refer your child to a pediatrician.
the following article that you can read about the tailbone
may be useful. thank you