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sciatic nerve


The doctor suggested he stop carrying his wallet in the back pocket because it was pressing against the sciatic nerve.
  The longest nerve in the body which runs down the back of the leg from behind the buttock until it divides just above the knee
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  • The doctor suggested he stop carrying his wallet in the back pocket because it was pressing against the sciatic nerve.
  • He was operated on to relieve pressure on the right sciatic nerve, and he was fitted with a corset.
    John Hersey  --  Hiroshima
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Associated words [difficulty]:   sciatic nerve , acetylcholine [9] , dendrite [9] , glial cells [9] , motor neuron [9] , nervous system [3] , spinal cord [5] , neuron [6] , synapse [6] , central nervous system [7] , acetylcholine [9] , autonomic nervous system [9] , dendrite [9] , glial cells [9] , motor neuron [9] , peripheral nervous system [9] , sympathetic nervous system [9]
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