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Sciatica
MeSH HeadingSciatica
Tree NumberC10.597.617.682.800
Tree NumberC10.668.829.500.675.800
Tree NumberC10.668.829.600.800
Tree NumberC23.888.592.612.664.800
Tree NumberC23.888.646.508.800
Annotationdo not confuse with BACK PAIN or LUMBAGO see LOW BACK PAIN: use term of text; "lombo-sciatique" in French texts is indexed here (IM) + LOW BACK PAIN (IM)
Scope NoteA condition characterized by pain radiating from the back into the buttock and posterior/lateral aspects of the leg. Sciatica may be a manifestation of SCIATIC NEUROPATHY; RADICULOPATHY (involving the SPINAL NERVE ROOTS; L4, L5, S1, or S2, often associated with INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT); or lesions of the CAUDA EQUINA.
Entry TermNeuralgia, Sciatic
Entry TermSciatic Neuralgia
Entry TermSciatica, Bilateral
See AlsoIntervertebral Disc Degeneration
See AlsoIntervertebral Disc Displacement
See AlsoLow Back Pain
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH UR US VE VI
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD012585


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Neurologic Manifestations [C10.597]
      Pain [C10.597.617]
         Neuralgia [C10.597.617.682]
Neuralgia, Postherpetic [C10.597.617.682.550]
Piriformis Muscle Syndrome [C10.597.617.682.675]
Pudendal Neuralgia [C10.597.617.682.737]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSciatica [C10.597.617.682.800]

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Neuromuscular Diseases [C10.668]
      Peripheral Nervous System Diseases [C10.668.829]
         Mononeuropathies [C10.668.829.500]
            Sciatic Neuropathy [C10.668.829.500.675]
Piriformis Muscle Syndrome [C10.668.829.500.675.399]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSciatica [C10.668.829.500.675.800]

 
Nervous System Diseases [C10]
   Neuromuscular Diseases [C10.668]
      Peripheral Nervous System Diseases [C10.668.829]
         Neuralgia [C10.668.829.600]
Causalgia [C10.668.829.600.200]
Neuralgia, Postherpetic [C10.668.829.600.550]
Piriformis Muscle Syndrome [C10.668.829.600.675]
Pudendal Neuralgia [C10.668.829.600.737]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSciatica [C10.668.829.600.800]

 
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms [C23]
   Signs and Symptoms [C23.888]
      Neurologic Manifestations [C23.888.592]
         Pain [C23.888.592.612]
            Neuralgia [C23.888.592.612.664]
Neuralgia, Postherpetic [C23.888.592.612.664.550]
Piriformis Muscle Syndrome [C23.888.592.612.664.675]
Pudendal Neuralgia [C23.888.592.612.664.737]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSciatica [C23.888.592.612.664.800]

 
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms [C23]
   Signs and Symptoms [C23.888]
      Pain [C23.888.646]
         Neuralgia [C23.888.646.508]
Neuralgia, Postherpetic [C23.888.646.508.550]
Piriformis Muscle Syndrome [C23.888.646.508.675]
Pudendal Neuralgia [C23.888.646.508.737]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSciatica [C23.888.646.508.800]

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