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What are common symptoms of sciatica?

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Common symptoms of sciatica include:

  • Lower back pain
  • Pain in the rear or leg that is worse when sitting
  • Hip pain
  • Burning or tingling down the leg
  • Weakness, numbness, or difficulty moving the leg or foot
  • A constant pain on one side of the rear
  • A shooting pain that makes it difficult to stand up

From: Pain Management and Sciatica WebMD Medical Reference

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Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on March 13, 2018

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Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on March 13, 2018

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