Ganglion impar

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Definition

noun

A single, unpaired paravertebral ganglion located in the coccygeal portion of the sympathetic trunk.


Supplement

A local coccygeal ganglion block is found to give significant relief from coccydynia (tailbone pain or coccyx pain).


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See also: paravertebral ganglia