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Piriformis Syndrome

Piriformis Syndrome: Introduction

A condition where the piriformis muscle, a muscle deep in the buttocks, irritates or compresses the sciatic nerve and causes pain, numbness and tingling in the buttocks and sciatic nerve. Sciatic nerve pain is usually felt along the back of the leg and/or the lower back. The pain can be made worse by activities such as climbing stairs, running, walking or sitting for long periods of time. Stretching exercises and massage can help relieve the pain. ...more »

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