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Buttock pain

This page contains some of the conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms, although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Conditions

Ankylosing spondylitis

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a type of chronic (long-term) arthritis that affects parts of the spine, including bones, muscles and ligaments.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Back stiffness
  • Lower back pain
  • Buttock pain
  • Unusually tired
  • Swelling in many joints

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Ankylosing spondylitis.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Shooting pain down back of leg

Sciatica is the name given to any sort of pain caused by irritation or compression of the sciatic nerve.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Shooting pain down back of leg
  • Leg pain
  • Lower back pain
  • Buttock pain
  • Back stiffness

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Shooting pain down back of leg.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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