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Learn how a lumbar disc herniates and can cause lower back pain
Sciatica is leg pain caused by a problem in the low back.
See how a disc degenerates and how it can cause pain and other symptoms
calgary sciatica said: I am hobbling on crutches and experiencing searing pain the moment any weight is placed on my left foot.... can someone please reassure me that this will pass - sleeping, showering, using the restroom are all almost impossible....Regards,Tom