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A 24-year-old male asked:

I have a pain coming from my left kidney area circling through the back on the left area on , and the pain is making my left leg weak all through to the feet , as when ever i'm standing up the left leg weakens , in a manner that it go's numb.

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Radicular pain: Your pain has a component of radicular pain typically seen in nerve compression affecting lumbosacral spine. Given leg weakness, time matters as it can progress quickly and result in loss of function. Would suggest a local urgent care or informing your doc who can further coordinate.

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