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What Causes Stabbing Pain In Butt Cheeks



Do you get that poking and stabbing pain in the butt cheek area? Chances are you may have a nerve irritation in the lumbar area. Usually, people who experience certain numbness, shooting pain in the butt, pain in the thighs and legs have an undiagnosed case of herniated disc.




What Are The Common Symptoms?

You may experience any of the following:

What Causes These Pains?

One possible cause is herniated disc. This happens when the nerves in the lumbar section becomes irritated. As a result, you will experience some of the mentioned symptoms. Most of the time, herniated disc is due to the slipped out cushion from the lumbar section. This is a gel like substance that makes the lumbar joint get that easy movement. However, certain activities may lead to slipping of this cushion.

Herniated disc could be due to physical injuries, lifting of heavy object, bad posture and even old age. One needs to get proper evaluation for the risks associated with herniated disc.

How Can I Treat Butt Pain?

The only way to treat herniated disc is to undergo surgery. This will help the patient regain the cushion in the lumbar area. In some case, artificial cushion materials are implanted. On the other hand, some doctors recommend that the patient  undergo physical therapy as well.

Is There A Medicine For Butt Cheek Pain?

If you experience numbness, which is a classic sign of nerve irritation, you may take vitamin B supplements. They are good for nerve regeneration. However, you need to always consult with a doctor for proper care and treatment.










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