A 28-year-old male asked:
Causes of hip and leg paim shooting down to calf most (both sides) the day not severe MRI of spine and blood wok clear!?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Paul Gause answered
18 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
One possibility : Pyriformis syndrome is a rare irritation of the sciatic nerve after it leaves the pelvis that can cause radiating pain. It is difficult to visualize with mri, and would not be seen at all with an MRI of the lumbar spine. More details of your symptoms would be helpful.
Answered on Jan 21, 2019
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