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What is sciatica?

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In brief: Sciatica

Sciatica is a symptom instead of a medical diagnosis.
It refers to sciatic nerve pain travelling from your lower back through your hips and buttocks, and down the large sciatic nerve in the back of the leg. You will experience tingling, numbness or weakness along the “path”.

In brief: Sciatica

Sciatica is a symptom instead of a medical diagnosis.
It refers to sciatic nerve pain travelling from your lower back through your hips and buttocks, and down the large sciatic nerve in the back of the leg. You will experience tingling, numbness or weakness along the “path”.
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