Pain in the sacrum may appear under the influence of certain external factors, as well as being a symptom of some pathological processes.
Pain in the sacrum may occur after severe physical stress, hypothermia, obesity, frequent stress and emotional breakdowns.
To harmless causes of pain in the sacrum include pregnancy and PMS, when pain in this area caused by purely physiological reasons, and usually disappear by themselves. But, if the pain is accompanied by other clinical signs, you need to turn to doctors.
To dangerous pathologies causing pain in the sacrum, include: low back pain, chronic prostatitis, gynecological disease, thrombophlebitis, inflammatory and infectious diseases of the pelvic organs, diseases of the urinary organs.
Most often to relieve pain in the sacrum rather conservative methods of treatment (pain medication and antibiotics, physiotherapy). But, depending on the causes of unpleasant symptom, you may need additional treatment and even surgery.