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What is the cause of burning sensation in genitals and leg?

I have disc herniations L2 thru S1 my left leg is always asleep or numb i just feel tingles and aches. when i stand or sit in a weird position my rectum and butt burn really bad now the burning sensation is radiating into my genitals and down my left leg, Is this all being cause from the hernations ?
Thu, 27 Mar 2014
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Hi,
It seems that your problem might be due to irritation and pressure on nerves due to herniation of L2 and S1 inter vertebral discs.
This can give sciatica pain.
Go for back extension exercise daily.
Avoid weight lifting.
Ok and take care.
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What is the cause of burning sensation in genitals and leg?

Hi, It seems that your problem might be due to irritation and pressure on nerves due to herniation of L2 and S1 inter vertebral discs. This can give sciatica pain. Go for back extension exercise daily. Avoid weight lifting. Ok and take care.