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A 27-year-old male asked:

Can a pinched nerve at l4/l5 cause digestive issues such as diarrhea? (i'm being treated for this, had pinched nerve for 10 months. i've had this diarrhea for 8 months). saw gastro, no crohns, colitis, etc) no complete loss of bladder control?

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Dr. LINDILE SOGA
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Unlikely : It’s too low to impact the GIT. it might just be coincidental tha5 you hav3 GIT symptoms at a time yo7 have your pinched nerve . Good health to you

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Last updated Oct 2, 2020

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