Hi,thanks for query.This is too little information to give your proper answer.In any case when ever there is backache along with pain in one the limb ,one should think of some nerve compression in the spinal cord.When ever due to any reason the nerves gets compressed they lead to pain in the area that they supply.The best option is to go a orthopedic surgeon and evaluation done for the cause.bye.
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