Posterior branch of coccygeal nerve
|Nerve: Posterior branch of coccygeal nerve|
|Areas of distribution of the cutaneous branches of the posterior divisions of the spinal nerves. The areas of the medial branches are in black, those of the lateral in red.|
|Latin||ramus posterior nervi coccygei|
|Gray's||subject #209 925|
The posterior division of the coccygeal nerve does not divide into a medial and a lateral branch, but receives a communicating branch from the last sacral; it is distributed to the skin over the back of the coccyx.
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