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lower back pain when moving left leg

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mamongali belina Mokone
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? nerve compression: you will need to consult your doctor for full history of what led to the pain and through clinical examination to be able to give you proper treatmen ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chris Hawley
23 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: This could be a herniated disc, sciatica or piriformis syndrome.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chukwuka Okafor
15 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Could be: If you have a lumbar herniated disc pinching a nerve, it could lead to pain down the distribution of the nerve being pinched.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Gonzalez
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get it checked: Low back pain is common as we are more sedentary and gain weight. However, your description of a lower extremity involvement may point to something se ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Muscle or disc deg: Nternal disc disruption pain withsitting need to shift position , if tender and tight muscle.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Rodrigues
37 years experience Family Medicine
LBP is in the muscle: LBP starts out as simple in the back, yours has got complicated due to the other complaints. Start self-care with a Wellness Program of Vits, Magnesiu ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Hernia lumbar disc: See Spine MD for exam and MRI
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Namen
36 years experience Podiatry
Sciatica: Impingement of the nerve in lower back can cause radiating pain. Motrin or steroids can help.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Need Medical Checkup: Any pain in the abdomen which persists and is getting worse requires you to have a medical examination by your physician. If you have fever along with ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Cross SLR : This could be a sign of a lumbar spine intervertebral disc herniation or something else. See your doctor for further evaluation and examination. The ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Check spine: May be from L3 level of the lumbar spine from herniated disc, bulging disc, osteoarthritis and spinal stenosis. Symptoms include localized pain or pai ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Traci Buxton
22 years experience Family Medicine
Kidney stone: There can be several causes of back and flank pain. Kidney stones and muscle spasms are two common causes of pain and you should see a physician to he ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Sciatica: I suggest you see an osteopathic physician and discuss this problem.I suspect you have pressure on a nerve as it exits your spine and may be improved ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrell Latva
41 years experience Podiatry
PROBABLY SCIATICA: Irritation to the sciatic nerve, for various reasons. See a neurosurgeon, spine orthopedist, or chiropractor.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
? nerve root : Could be a compressed or irritated nerve root from a disc or arthritic spur in the low back region / from the sound of it potentially at l3-4 or l2- ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Several causes: Arterial, venous, Muscular, Neurological Needs physical exam to go along with complete history. Commonly peripheral arterial obstruction in a smoke ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Sciatica: It sounds like inflammation of the sciatic nerve, which runs down your leg. Anti-inflammatory meds like ibuprofen, and a heating pad to the area shou ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Leg pain: Consider clot, muscle pull, or sciatica. Get it checked asap to rule out a clot.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Gregorace
27 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Pelvic pain: If the pain is posterior( in the back) where the spine meets the pelvis then it sounds like a sacroiliac joint sprain ( which can be aggravated by lyi ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Sciatica: There are multiple potential causes, but among the more common is a "sciatica" which is an irritation of a nerve in the back that then causes pain to ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Get exam: It seems like it is a nerve causing the pain radiating to the areas its branches supply. Go get examined and if needed get the necessary tests so you ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience Family Medicine
Many things.: It can be a bladder infection, a hernia, inflammation or infection of the intestine, or less commonly, appendicitis. Pain from abdomen can be referre ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathryn Ko
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Call UR doc: Pain came suddenly, no trauma or sports injury? if pain just appeared and you have NO history of health problems please call doc for check.

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