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What is the sacrococcygeal joint?

The sacrococcygeal joint is the joint between the sacrum and the coccyx (tailbone). It may be either movable (synovial) or immovable (fused).

(This answer provided for NATA by the University of Tampa Athletic Training Education Program)

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