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Tarlov Cyst

Tarlov Cyst

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About this cause:

Tarlov cysts are abnormal sacs of spinal fluid that usually form at the lower end of the spine, which is called the sacrum. Tarlov cysts contain spinal nerve fibers within the cyst wall.

When symptoms do occur, they may include:



Bladder or bowel dysfunction

Sexual dysfunction

Nerve pain

Pain in the lower back, buttocks, legs and feet, vagina, rectum, or abdomen

Pain when coughing or sneezing

Weakness, cramping, or numbness in the buttocks, legs, and feet

Swelling, soreness, or tenderness around the lower end of the spine

Abnormal sensations in the legs and feet, or less commonly in the arms and hands

Pain when sitting or standing

Headaches

Pulling and burning feeling in the tailbone

Loss of sensation on the skin

Loss of reflexes