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A 62-year-old female asked:

Severe, off and on, shooting nerve pain in mid inner thigh...have sciatica, degenerative discs, mri showed something with obturator nerve and tarlov cysts in lower spine.

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 53 years experience
Your question is?: What is your question? The pain is likely related to nerve root compression in the lumbar spine. See a rheumatologist or orthopedist.
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