A 34-year-old male asked:
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can burning shin and foot pain be caused by a nerve in lower back without the lower back actually hurting ? burning symptoms intermittent last 2 month

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Dr. Rajendra Tripathi
44 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: A pinched nrve in the back or sciatica can cause these symptoms in tthe leg witout any pain in the back actually it is not unusual.
Answered on Nov 13, 2017
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Inflammation may cause the leg pain without back pain.
Answered on Dec 15, 2013
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