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You do have significant disc herniation causing nerve compression at L5-S1 level ( lower spine near tail bone).
This can cause radiating pain.
This is moderately severe problem.
Initially epidural steroid injection and physical therapy are suggested for 6 to 12 weeks.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-mysticdoc/