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What does it mean if I have a shooting pain starting in my hip and running down my leg?
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Dr. David Fein
Preventive Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Sciatica
A common cause for the type of "shooting pain" described is an injury to the sciatic nerve.
Anti-inflammatory medication and physical therapy are common treatments for nerve injuries, but the best treatment is to start off with a trip to a neurologist's office for an evaluation.

In brief: Sciatica
A common cause for the type of "shooting pain" described is an injury to the sciatic nerve.
Anti-inflammatory medication and physical therapy are common treatments for nerve injuries, but the best treatment is to start off with a trip to a neurologist's office for an evaluation.
Dr. David Fein
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Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Sciatica
But that just describes.
Please consult your doc to nail cause. It may be serious.

In brief: Sciatica
But that just describes.
Please consult your doc to nail cause. It may be serious.
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
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