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A 20-year-old female asked:

I found out in october 2013 that i had a cyst compressing nerves in my lower bank and now i can barely walk. i have shooting pain into my leg?

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
Surgery 44 years experience
GO TO THE ER: what are you waiting for to be completely paralyzed please go to the ER and let them check you out and make sure you do not need some kind of emergency surgery to release the pressure from the nerve otherwise nerve damages could be permanent so please go to the ER good luck

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