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From time to time, I experience a deep tissue pain in the right side of my buttox. If I am lying down, it is extremely difficult to stand up and walking can be rather difficult during this time.What could this potentially be?

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Dr. John Cheng
Family Medicine

In brief: Consider this

Piriformis syndrome.
Tight muscles in this area may require physical therapy learning appropriate stretching to get the muscles in the buttocks loosened.

In brief: Consider this

Piriformis syndrome.
Tight muscles in this area may require physical therapy learning appropriate stretching to get the muscles in the buttocks loosened.
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