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sciatic nerve and knee pain

A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
32 years experience Pain Management
Si joint: Could be an sacroiliac joint problem, especially if you have it while standing or walking, or on any other mechanical movements, see pain specialist, ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Sciatic pain: Yes it can. Need evaluation by an Orthopedic specialist.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
40 years experience Pediatrics
Not likely: More likely one is rocking on the part of the pelvis called the ischial tuberosity or sits bone. But if there is pain, tingling or any kind of alarmin ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Exam time: Please schedule a visit for an in person physical exam. At 21 years of age, numbness and tingling in your extremities could be from a panoply of cause ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
27 years experience Sports Medicine
Sciatica : Sciatica is a definite possibility. This usually is caused by pressure on the nerve commonly as it exits your lower spine from a disc bulge or hernia ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Possibly: There are several possible causes for numbness of the anterior thigh including a pinched nerve in the lumbar spine. Have it evaluated.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Yoo
Dr. Kevin Yoo answered
28 years experience Neurosurgery
Get treatment: If it has not resolved within a few days, go see your primary care physician. Most likely pain meds, activity modification and some therapy will get r ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
Unusual: It would be unusual for a disk to create a sciatic nerve neuropathy, but more of a root problem, which seems to correlate to your symptoms more. Howe ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not directly. Tho --: The nerve injury can affect the whole leg resulting in weakness, inability to stand on it. Such situation can cause a fall or injury with pain/swellin ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
34 years experience Neurology
None of the above: You certainly are a worrier to come up with those 3 possibilities instead of something more commonplace, like knee strain. Did a doctor diagnose you w ... Read More

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