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Pinched sacral nerve

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vic Kalman
Orthopedic Surgery 35 years experience
Possibly: A pinched s1 nerve root can send radiating pain down the leg to the outsife of the foot. Sitting does cause increased disc pressure which can increas... Read More
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 40 years experience
It may if due to a : Disc herniation as sitting places 4 times your body weight load across the discs of the lower back. Standing is about 2 times your body's weight and ... Read More

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Swor
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Bladder dysfunction: There are many new and developing treatments for bladder dysfunction. Get a second opinion from a urogynecologist and see if other meds or therapies m... Read More
Dr. Robert Bennett
Urology 30 years experience
Bladder stimulators: There are different kinds of stimulators and the positioning of the implant is very important.
A female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Sacral nerve trauma: It is very unlikely to "tear" a sacral nerve without severe trauma, such as a major car accident, etc.. Most pain in the area of sacral nerve distribu... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery 39 years experience
Nerve: A s1 compression usually leads to pain at the bottom or side of the foot, with significant compression you can have weakness in the the movement of th... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine 43 years experience
Depends: The benefit is pain relief. The downside is that with anything implanted or introduced into such an area can become infected or cause injury by the ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 17 years experience
Pain in the Butt: Typically s1 nerve root starts in the back and travels through the tailbone into the leg where it becomes part of the sciatic nerve. Typical pain pat... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 39 years experience
Sacral nerve stim: Interstim is sacral nerve stim for bladder issues. This is a surgery. Sacral nerve stim can also be done with spinally placed leads usually for pelvic... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Well, it could be: Endometriosis but the chances are so low as to almost be negligible? Over 95% of low back pain is muscular, and it hurts when u breath in, just for a... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Krick
Urology 36 years experience
InterStim: Possibly if the lead on the other side is in a better position in relation to the sacral nerve. You should definitely try stimulation the other side ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Krick
Urology 36 years experience
Interstim: Only you can decide if 50% improvement in symptoms from the pne test is sufficient to warrant having a permanent generator placed. The duration of im... Read More

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