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Hi , my wife is in 3rd trisemister. She is in 8 th month pregnant. Along with backache. She is suffering lot of leg pain and swelling in lower leg?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery

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It is likely a version of "sciatica" which is an irritation of a nerve in the back causing pain down the leg; but because it is also possible it is a blood clot which is life threatening, I would check with your doctor.

In brief: Be seen

It is likely a version of "sciatica" which is an irritation of a nerve in the back causing pain down the leg; but because it is also possible it is a blood clot which is life threatening, I would check with your doctor.
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