Sciatica pain is caused by the irritation of the sciatic nerve due to an excessive growth of a bone or a disk affected by a hernia, as stated by Mayo Clinic. There are also other factors that might lead to the pain, incl... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

One of the most effective ways to get relief from sciatica is through a progressive, supervised program of physical exercise, according to Spine-Health. A typical regimen includes exercises to strengthen and stretch the ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Groin pain is not a symptom of sciatica. The main symptoms of sciatica are pain, discomfort and/or numbness in the lower back, buttock or leg. It generally only affects one side of the body, according to Mayo Clinic. More » Health Pain & Symptoms
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Sciatica is pain that spreads down the lower back, hip, buttocks and legs, defines Mayo Clinic. Sciatica typically only affects one side of the body. Sciatica pain can be severe, but it is usually resolved after a few we... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Methods to treat sciatic nerve and groin pain include staying active while avoiding the cause of the pain, applying a cold or hot pack, stretching, and taking pain relief medications, according to Mayo Clinic. If home ca... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Torn or stressed ligaments, muscles or tendons, a herniated disk in the spine or blood clots in deep or superficial veins in the leg can cause leg muscle pain, according to Mayo Clinic. Circulatory disorders may also cau... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Severe leg pain can be caused by Achilles tendon problems, an ACL injury, a broken leg, bursitis and a herniated disk, according to Mayo Clinic. Leg pain can also be related to sciatica or gout. More » Health Pain & Symptoms