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A 21-year-old female asked:

When i lay on my belly i get pain and numb - like (not numb) feeling as a straight line from my lower back down to knee (normal emg) what is this?

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
Surgery 43 years experience
Pressure: Pressure on some nerve while you are laying on your stomach , they need to repeat the EMG AND NCT while you are laying on your ABDOMEN not your back. For now no more laying on the stomach , figure out a different comfortable position like your side with a pillow between your legs

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