Piriformis muscle

What is Piriformis muscle?

Piriformis is a muscle in the gluteal region of the lower limb. It is one of the six muscles in the lateral rotator group.

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Hi. I am a 57 year old female with tons of medical problems. What i am hoping you can help me with is first identifying this muscle (if that is...

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seems to be piriformis muscle causing pain.

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Thanks for your query.

Sorry for your multiple problems. I can...

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Hi, Here is my MRI report- Cervical spine- early spondylo disco degenerative changes seen, postulasr annular tear in C5-C6 disc, diffuse posterior...

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hamstring seems to be Ok.

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Thanks for your query.

I have gone through the reports attached.
Your hamstring...

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I have a pain in my mid butt left keeps me up at night can fill it when i walk pain runs down my leg

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Pinched nerve may be the cause

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Thanks for writing
After going through your symptoms, they are suggestive of...

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