A 60-year-old male asked:
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can a torn butt muscle cause sciatica?

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Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
Not likely: It would depend on the size and location of the tear, but it seems awfully unlikely.
Answered on Mar 26, 2017
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