A 36-year-old member asked:
with chronic low back pain, what does muscle spasms in only one buttock sugguest?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied answered
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me try to answer: One sided muscle spasm means the nerve on that side pinched which in turn could cause the spasm in the muscles.
Answered on Jan 16, 2018
Dr. Tapan Joshi answered
26 years experience Pain Management
Nerve compression: Chronic back pain may be due to arthritis and bone spur or other pathology may compress nerve roots. Go to the docotr start with x-ray and if necessary MRI after detail musculoskeletal exam.
Answered on Jan 20, 2017
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