Sciatica can cause pain in the back and legs. The main symptom is a shooting pain anywhere along the sciatic nerve; from the lower back, through the buttock, and down the back of either leg. Other common symptoms of sciatica include: numbness in the leg along the nerve.
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Sciatica is also one of the most misunderstood back conditions because patients often referred to it as ‘back pain’ even though the pain runs down the back of the legs through the sciatic nerve. It is the squeezing of the sciatic nerve that results in a painful experience.