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What can cause sciatic nerve pain during sex?

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Dr. Douglas Chang
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Nerve traction

Anything that tugs/pulls the irritated sciatic nerve, or makes a bulging lumbar spine disk bulge out more on to the nerve roots.

In brief: Nerve traction

Anything that tugs/pulls the irritated sciatic nerve, or makes a bulging lumbar spine disk bulge out more on to the nerve roots.
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Dr. Brian Le
Pain Management
2 doctors agree

In brief: Sciatic pain

The sciatic pain is usually caused by nerve impingement/irritation.
The sciatic nerve pain might worsen at anytime if the impingement or irritation increased. Some of the possible causes might be position change, worsening bulging disc, osteophytes ....

In brief: Sciatic pain

The sciatic pain is usually caused by nerve impingement/irritation.
The sciatic nerve pain might worsen at anytime if the impingement or irritation increased. Some of the possible causes might be position change, worsening bulging disc, osteophytes ....
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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

However certain positions may make pain worse.
typically herniated disks are worse with position in which your spine is flexed.

In brief: Yes

However certain positions may make pain worse.
typically herniated disks are worse with position in which your spine is flexed.
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