Sciatica refers to pain, weakness, numbness, or tingling in the leg. It is caused by injury to or compression of the sciatic nerve. Sciatica is a symptom of another medical problem, not a medical condition on its own.
Neuropathy - sciatic nerve; Sciatic nerve dysfunction
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Source: ADAM Encyclopedia
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