Sciatic pain buttocks

Sciatica

Sciatica

Sciatica is the term used to describe back pain which radiates down the leg and is a symptom itself rather than a specific diagnosis. Sciatic nerve pain can be caused by a number of factors although a ‘slipped disc’ is one of the most common. Here we outline the causes and treatment for Sciatic pain. …

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Piriformis syndrome

Piriformis Syndrome

Piriformis syndrome is compression of the sciatic nerve. It causes pain deep in the buttocks which radiates down into the leg. Here we explain the symptoms, causes, treatment, and exercises for preventing and treating Piriformis syndrome. Piriformis syndrome symptoms Symptoms of Piriformis syndrome consist of tenderness and pain deep in the buttock muscles. Pain may …

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