U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
United Kingdom
A 35-year-old female asked:

Low back pain 2wks, have a numb pain in front of thigh l leg eases in the day worse at night and now numb/tingling front lady parts. what can i do?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Back,leg symptoms: The combination of low back pain and neurological symptoms in the leg and vulva raises possibility of spinal cord or nerve root impingement by a herniated intervertebral disk low down in the spinal column. I recommend that you be evaluated by a neurosurgeon as soon as possible in view of the progressing symptoms to prevent serious neurological damage.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jan 28, 2019

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.