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Getting a burning sensation that turns into numbness! starts in groin area and moves to inner thigh always on right side. is this sciatica?

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Dr. Mark Weston answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Classically siatica goes from buttocks to leg down the back this may be nerve compression but a different nerve root from your description sounds like L3 or L4 or other peripheral nerves femoral obturator, siatica feels like this but in different part of leg classically

Answered Jul 15, 2018

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