A 51-year-old female asked:
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can sciatica cause a cold spot on one leg and foot? i have pain in one leg, buttocks and lower back. walking used to help but now hurts my hip.

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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Yes, it can: Impingement of the S1 nerve can lead to weakness and erratic nerve pain down one leg. The interventional pain management involves special procedures to treat and manage nerve impingement pain. Ask your PCP for the specialist referral.
Answered on Apr 3, 2020
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