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Collinsville, IL
A 46-year-old female asked:

Late at night i have terrible lower back pain that leads down to my feet....what can i do? sometimes its difficult to sleep

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Dr. Matthew Kozminski
Neurology 16 years experience
Evaluation: If there is anything structural in your back that is "pinching" nerve roots, this may be the cause of your problem. I would not hesitate in seeing your doctor soon to discuss further evaluation and treatments.

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Last updated Jan 9, 2014

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