A 35-year-old female asked:
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11/21/13 pain low l back runs down butt 2 leg. mri last wk. dr nxt wk 2 go over. hard muscle or nerve where pain starts. t1/t2 hyperintense focus. ms?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Doubt MS: You are describing sciatica, and may possess a discogenic problem in lumbar spine. None of what you describe is encountered in ms. Please get full explanation of your problem when you meet with your doctor.
Answered on May 8, 2016
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