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    June 26, 2009
    Is hip pain and inner upper thigh pain a sign of sciatica?
    english english
    June 26, 2009

    The pain is really bad first thing in the morning when I try to get out of bed. As I start to move around the pain becomes less and less until it is gone completely. I am very active all day with no pain whatsoever. Then in the evening if I sit and watch TV or read a book the pain eventually returns just as bad as it was in the morning. Is this truly sciatica? How long can I expect it to continue, what can I do at home to help acceleate the healing process?

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  • Karen Lee Richards
    Health Guide
    July 06, 2009
    Karen Lee Richards
    Health Guide
    July 06, 2009

    What used to be called sciatica is now being identified more precisely.  Here's a link to an article describing the types of pain once referred to as sciatica:  Sciatica: What Is It?   Within the article are links to treatments for each type of pain. 


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