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Sciatica

Sciatica is a symptom of a problem with the sciatic nerve, the largest nerve in the body. It controls muscles in the back of your knee and lower leg and provides feeling to the back of your thigh, part of your lower leg, and the sole of your foot. When you have sciatica, you have pain, weakness, numbness, or tingling. It can start in the lower back and extend down your leg to your calf, foot, or even your toes. It's usually on only one side of your body. Causes of sciatica include. -A ruptured intervertebral disk. -Narrowing of the spinal canal that puts pressure on the nerve, called spinal stenosis. -An injury such as a pelvic fracture. In many cases no cause can be found. Sometimes sciatica goes away on its own. Treatment, if needed, depends on the cause of the problem. It may include exercises, medicines, and surgery.  [from MedlinePlus]

MedGen UID:
19893
Concept ID:
C0036396
Sign or Symptom
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Pain

MedGen UID:
880950
Concept ID:
CN236637
Disease or Syndrome
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Pain

MedGen UID:
776584
Concept ID:
C2364139
Finding
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Low back pain

An unpleasant sensation characterized by physical discomfort (such as pricking, throbbing, or aching) localized to the lower back. [from HPO]

MedGen UID:
505536
Concept ID:
CN003084
Finding
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Back pain

MedGen UID:
409546
Concept ID:
C1963071
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