A 60-year-old female asked:
Could i have pinformis syndrome. the aches has been there for two weeks in both hips and i sit alot on my job and at home and dont exercise.
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes, you could: You certainly could have piriformis. If you notice you are better if you do not sit all day (example on vacation) then you should invest in a sit/stand desk. Your pain could also be coming from the back .
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Last updated Nov 17, 2018
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