A 21-year-old male asked:
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can pain in lower left back just above hip cause discomfort down leg in thigh and calf?

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Some thoughts.: cannot say in your particular case, but generally, some structures that are in all those places would have concurrent pain. http://www.nerdpocalypse.net/back%20pain.html LUMBAR DISK/sciatica runs along the path of the sciatic nerve. a series of irritated muscles can be in a wide area of the back.
Answered on Jul 10, 2019

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