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This nerve travels from the lower back through the buttocks and into the leg Add an A to its name and you have a painful lumbar disorder What nerve is this?


Which nerve travels down the back side of the thigh?

Many do, but the sciatic nerve is the largest.

Where in the body is the sciatic nerve?

The sciatic nerve runs from the lower back to lower limbs

What is largest nerve in the body?

The Sciatic Nerve is the longest nerve in the body. It goes from your lower leg up to your lower back.

Does the sciatic nerve run down the left or right leg?

The sciatic nerve is the largest nerve in the body. It has the thickness of one of your fingers where it comes from the lower spine. from your lower back it travels through your hip and buttock and down both your legs where it divides into two branches at the knee. Each leg has its own sciatic nerve.

Do you have a trapped nerve?

yes in my lower back

Where is the largest nerve found in body?

The sciatic nerve starts in the lower back and extends down the lower limb, it is the largest (longest) and widest nerve.

The largest and longest nerve in your body where is your sciatic nerve?

Down your lower back to your toes

Is it true that tightness of the sciatic nerve can result in lower back pain?

Yes. Sciatica is a common type of pain affecting the sciatic nerve that extends from the lower back down the back of the leg.

Where in the body is sciatic nerve located?

The sciatic nerve is the largest single nerve in the human body; it runs from each side of the lower spine through deep in the rear and back of the thigh and all the way down to the foot, connecting the spinal cord with the leg and foot muscles.

What does sciatic mean?

Sciatic is not a word--but sciatic nerve is. The sciatic nerve is a large nerve that starts in the lower back and runs through the buttock and down the lower limb. It is the longest and widest single nerve in the body. Hope this helped!

Where do you find the sciatic nerve?

It begins in the lower back and runs through the buttock and down the lower limb.:)

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