Tag: sciatic nerve

Sciatica

What causes sciatica to flare up? – Spinal Backrack

Pain resulting from the sciatic nerve becoming compressed is commonly referred to as sciatica. The sciatic nerve is one of the nerve roots that extends from the spinal cord in the lower back and branches down the back of each leg.

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Hip Pain

Can sciatica lead to lower back and hip pain?

Nerve compression syndrome in the back occurs when a nerve that passes through the spinal column becomes trapped due to conditions such as spinal stenosis, herniated discs and poor posture.