A nerve root (Latin: radix nervi) is the initial segment of a nerve leaving the
central nervous ... 3.1 Symptoms; 3.2 L4 radiculopathy; 3.3 L5 radiculopathy; 3.4
S1 ... Damage to nerve roots can cau...
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.
L5-S1 disc damage or joint damage can create pain. ... slip forward over the S1
vertebra, impinging the nerve root and leading to leg pain and other 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
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Radicular pain is usually more severe than referred pain and has more distal
radiation. ... is caused by cord compression of either the L4-L5 or L5 S1
segments, these findings will be ... L5 nerve root impingement is characterized by
pain in the hip, groin, ... All four of these causes of spinal cord compression are
partially or ....
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.
(Sometimes leg weakness is actually due to pain, not pressure on a nerve.) Most
people who have herniated discs that cause symptoms also have some nerve
root ... nerve root compression at the level of the fifth lumbar vertebra (L4 or L5 ...
Apr 21, 2015 ... L5 nerve compression causes pain along the outer border of the back of your
thigh, while S1 nerve ... L4/L5 Bulging Disc Symptoms · What Are ...
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 ...
Nov 20, 2009 ... These nerve roots are particularly susceptible to injury because they have a ...
Ankle movement involves L4-L5 for flexion and S1 for extension.