Piriformis syndrome is a condition in which the piriformis muscle, located in the buttock region, spasms and causes buttock pain.
The piriformis muscle can also irritate the nearby sciatic nerve and cause pain, numbness and tingling along the back of the leg and into the foot .
Piriformis syndrome can be painful, but it is seldom dangerous and rarely leads to the need for surgery.
Most people with this condition can reduce the pain and manage the problem with simple methods, such as physiotherapy.
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