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Lower Back Pain Left Leg Numb
Back pain and leg: You are describing a nerve root compression syndrome at your lumbar spine region. Sciatica is a word often used to describe a similar syndrome. Sciatica typically indicates pain down the side of the leg. Your syndrome though is similar. Numbness reflects nerve root compression as the nerve comes out of the spine. You require special Rx: Physical Therapy, Pain management, perhaps lumbar injections. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Low back pain is pain that occurs in the back above the buttock area and below the ribs. Low back pain can be sharp, dull, intermittent or constant. Pain can be at rest or associated with activity. Back pain can also be accompanied with pain that shoots or radiates down into the lower extremities or legs which is frequently ...Read more
What could cause lower back pain... I can feel tingles down the back of my left leg and it will go numb.
Nerve impingement: With tingling and numbness, it sounds as if you have a definite nerve issues. You most likely have your Sciatic nerve being compressed and that will cause your issues. Have the Dr. evaluate you and some radiology tests would be in order most likely. Nsaids and warm compresses to the back may help to start at this time,...Best wishes. ...Read more
Might be sciatica: Classic presentation of pain radiating down the leg from the back or hip with or without neurologic symptoms describes a probable sciatica although a hip bursitis or tendinitis like a pyriformis syndrome can mimic a "pinched nerve" presentation. If no better in several days with some activity restriction and otc medication, get it checked. ...Read more
Lower back pain with left testical (mild pain). Sometimes my left leg goes numb what could this possibly be? Mostly happens when sitting down.
My wife has lower back pain. There is swelling in her lower back, no bruises or redness. She also complained of numbness and pain in her left leg?
History of low back pain bulging/herniated disks l3-s1, reinjured now left leg going numb, pain when using bathroom, and left ovary pain is that weird?
Pain: The symptoms you are feeling can be related to disc protrusion/herniation. If you have pain in the ovary and that may not be related to your back. These could be separate issues and you should check with your primary md and/or ob/gyn doc on this first. A urinary tract infection is also something to rule out here. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Having extreme lower back pain, left hip & radiating down my left leg. I was diagnosed with acute spina bifida when i was 12. Should i be concerned?
I have been suffering from lower back pain on my left side but usually have it on my right side. The pain goes doen my leg and I have 3 numb toes?
Sounds sciatic : It sounds like you have been having back pain due to a disc problem that has now most likely herniated causing not only the back pain more localized to the side it herniated but is now pinching a nerve creating pain down the leg & resulting in the numb feeling in toes. 90% get better non operatively. If there is any further development of weakness in the leg or bowel/bladder symptoms see doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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