[Acupuncture reflex therapy in the treatment of coccygodynia]

Khirurgiia (Mosk). 1989 Feb;(2):64-6.
[Article in Russian]


A complex of measures including physiotherapy, procaine-alcohol blockades, and massage of the coccyx and muscles of the pelvic floor were used in the treatment of 37 patients. Acupuncture reflex therapy was applied in addition in 24 patients. The complex method led to stable recovery of most of the patients.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Acupuncture Therapy*
  • Adult
  • Coccyx*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pain Management*