A 66-year-old female asked:
Hip, groin and leg pain, limping, back fine, for past six weeks. Is this sciatica? Taking amyltriptoline at night and panadol (acetaminophen) .
1 doctor answer
Dr. John Michalski answered
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Hip pain: Sounds like sciatica--a pinched nerve that is caused by a bulging or herniated disc, that refers pain down the leg in a specific distribution. Also consider hip arthritis if groin pain is an issue. Check x-rays of hip and pelvis.
Answered on Apr 9, 2018
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