Acetabular Paralabral Cyst as a Rare Cause of Sciatica: A Case Report

Jones, Huw G.; Sarasin, Stephen M.; Jones, Stephen A.; Mullaney, Peter
November 2009
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Nov2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 11, p2696
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a thirty-eight-year-old man who had a paralabral cyst and associated symptoms and signs of sciatic compression. It is said that the due to an automobile accident, the patient experienced a gradually worsening pain in the lower back, radiation of the pain down both lower limbs, and an intermittent paresthesias. It is stated that magnetic resonance imaging scan was administered to diagnose sciatica.


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