coccygeal nerve


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Noun1.coccygeal nerve - the lowest pair of spinal nerves
nervus spinalis, spinal nerve - any of the 31 pairs of nerves emerging from each side of the spinal cord (each attached to the cord by two roots: ventral and dorsal)
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(1) Sacral hiatus, the caudal opening of the sacral canal contains lower sacral and coccygeal nerve roots, filum terminale externa and fibro-fatty tissue.
This pair of foramina gives passage to fifth pair of sacral and coccygeal nerve and fifth pair of lumbar nerve respectively.