Sciatica & Pseudo-Sciatica

Sciatica can be described as pain in the lower back, buttocks, and various areas of the leg & foot. Sometimes nerve symptoms will arise, like weakness, numbness or tingling when moving the leg.

The sciatic nerve is a large – about the diameter of a dime. It runs down the back of the leg, supplying innervation and sensory information for much of the posterior chain. [Read more…]