Can a herniated L-5 with annular tear plus oa in the spine cause pain and spasm in calf muscle In the leg?
Yes. It is certainly possible but there are ither causes. .
Pain in my calf muscle, had a ultrasound neg. For PAD. I have herniated, and annular tear in L5 disc, osteoarthritis in lumbar. Is my back the cause?
TOO YOUNG FOR PAD. You are too young for PAD I will worry more about DVT. Specially if you have some swelling with the calf tenderness. It really depend on how where and when you are getting the pain walking? Standing? Is it aches or could it be muscle cramps how far you have to stop walking because of the pain does the pain goes away by stopping or you have to sit down to get relief yes your back could be the probl. Read more...