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The bullet went clean through my thigh, drilling the bone, but happily missing the sciatic nerve; thus the mere pain was less than it might have been, but of course I went over in a light-brown heap.
It is the name given to any sort of pain caused by irritation or compression of the sciatic nerve, the longest nerve in your body.
We detected neither RNA nor antigen for Zika virus in any autopsy specimens tested (Zika virus RT-PCR, cranial nerve VII, sciatic nerve, and spinal cord including cauda equina; IHC, brain, spinal cord, sciatic nerve, and multiple solid organs).
The pain can start in your lower back before it runs down the sciatic nerve to your legs
Extra-spinal causes of sciatic pain are usually underdiagnosed, as they are extremely rare.
However, there is no description of the effect of EOLs thymol, p-cymene, myrcene and caryophyllene on sciatic nerve excitability, which was demonstrated by other terpenes and terpenoids.
The most likely cause is a problem in the lower back that is affecting the sciatic nerve.
The tibial nerve is considered as the largest sciatic nerves' terminal branch, which is derived from the ventral branches of the 4th and 5th lumbar region, and 1st to 3rd sacral ventral rami.
Following anaesthesia, sciatic nerve exploration was performed in the Sham group.
Sciatica describes pain felt along the distribution of sciatic nerve, which originates from your lower back, through buttock, back side of the thigh and into the calf.