A 21-year-old female asked:
i have low back pain that radiates to my hip. it is a sharp pain, at times makes it difficult to move. loss of feeling in low back skin as well?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Nerve impingement: Of the lower back. S a very common problem, affecting about 10-12% percent of the adult population in the us. Nerve impingement can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc or encroached upon by bony overgrowth. Rec.: see an interventional pain management specialist for further investigation.
Answered on May 3, 2014
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