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Structure of coccygeal glomus

Known as: Glomus coccygeum, Glands of Luschka, Coccygeal body 
National Institutes of Health

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2017
2017
To describe the normal anatomy and histology of the adult coccygeal body (CB) and to discuss about the origin and function, using… Expand
2016
2016
To examine how the median sacral artery (MSA) is involved with the coccygeal body or glomus coccygeum, we studied serial frontal… Expand
Review
2013
Review
2013
Glomus tumours are rare soft tissue tumours that originate from (or differentiate along the lines of) the normal glomus body… Expand
2011
2011
ObjectiveGlomus coccygeum is a glomus body which is found in the pericoccygeal soft tissue. This specialised arteriovenous… Expand
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2005
Review
2005
The glomus coccygeum is a vestigial structure related to the canals of Sucquet-Hoyer, an arteriovenous anastomosis surrounded by… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
Summary We reviewed all cases of pilonidal sinus excision specimens from our surgical pathology records from 1990 to 2000 to… Expand
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1999
Review
1999
BACKGROUND Rarely encountered nonpathologic structures may pose diagnostic problems and cause unnecessary special investigations… Expand
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1990
Review
1990
The glomus coccygeum is located at the tip of the coccyx; it measures several millimeters in diameter. We describe two glomera… Expand
1985
1985
  • V. Nutz, F. Stelzner
  • Der Chirurg; Zeitschrift fur alle Gebiete der…
  • 1985
  • Corpus ID: 10100366
Painful glomus tumors near the coccyx have not yet been described before. Three patients with coccygodynia were treated by… Expand
1982
1982
We undertook an anatomical and histological study to differentiate glomus-cell tumors of the pericoccygeal tissues from the… Expand