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Damage to the L4-L5 disc or related spinal joints can cause pain. ... over the L5 vertebra impinging the nerve root and leading to leg pain and other symptoms.


Lumbar herniated disc symptoms vary from common to dangerous. ... If the herniated disc causes lower back muscle spasm, the pain may be alleviated ... L5 nerve impingement (at the L4-L5 level) from a herniated disc can cause symptoms ...


Symptoms of lumbar nerve injuries include pain, numbness, paresthesias (pins ... The one exception here is compression of the L4 nerve root. ... L5 nerve injury.


Injuries to L1, L2, L3, L4, and L5 vertebrae in the lumbar spine are severe but not ... These lumbar vertebrae contain spinal cord tissue and nerves which control ...


The two lowest levels (L4-L5) and (L5-S1) have the most flexion and extension ... discs of these two levels also have the highest rate of disc degeneration and injury. ... The symptoms experienced as a result of nerve root entrapment will be ...


Jan 17, 2017 ... Lumbar spinal stenosis causes low back and leg pain. ... When the spinal cord and/or nerve roots are compressed, pain and other symptoms often develop. ... one last three levels of the low back: L3-L4, L4-L5, and L5-S1.


Sep 17, 2011 ... Because treating nerve pain can be difficult, a patient should understand the available treatments for L5 nerve root permanent nerve damage.


Some patients also experience sciatica pain affecting all the dermatomes in the sciatic nerve, L4, L5 and S1. This sort of "pan-sciatic syndrome" may be due to ...


Apr 24, 2015 ... An L4/5 bulging disc puts pressure on your L5 nerve -- one of the most ... located in your lower back, causes a variety of problematic symptoms.


A syndrome is a pattern of symptoms (what the patient complains about) and signs ... The consequence of nerve root damage (from any cause) is known as a .... The intervertebral disc lying between vertebrae L4 and L5 is called the L4/5 disc.