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What are the usual symptoms of sciatic nerve injuries?
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Dr. David Rosenfeld answered
26 years experience in Pain Management
Variable: Sciatica refers to pain, weakness, numbness, or tingling in the leg. It is caused by injury to or pressure on the sciatic nerve. Sciatica is a symptom of another medical problem, not a medical condition on its own. Sciatica pain can vary widely. It may feel like a mild tingling, dull ache, or a burning sensation. In some cases, the pain is severe enough to make a person unable to move.
Answered on Nov 1, 2018
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