I recently learned I was born with a sacral dimple

Patient : I recently learned I was born with a sacral dimple that went unnoticed at birth. My mom informed me that I didn't attempt to try to walk until I was 15 months old and if she tried to stand me up I would pull my legs away from the ground. Since I can remember I have had back and leg pain in which doctors would give me therapy exercises for. It never helped. I am 30 years old and if I laugh too hard, cough, sneeze, jump, I urinate. The same goes for bowel movements. If I'm not close to a bathroom when the urge hits, most likely I will be going in my pants. Most recently I've noticed an intense burning in my right leg starting in my right buttock and radiating throuout my entire thigh. I need advice as to what is going on with my body and what I can do to ensure my family doctor will listen to my problems and try to get to the bottom of it. Thank you for your time and I will be looking forward to receiving any information that can help me.
Symptoms:  Back and leg pain, urine and bowel incontinence
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: I had routine bloodwork done and all tests came back normal except for a raised ferratin 575. When tested again 6 wee...

Q: What is the solution Female, 28 Please I need a help as I had overdose Hyaluronidase and this has damaged my face...

Q: I have been having stuffy up nose , headache, pain in muscles, sore throat, sneezing . sometimes high fever . I don't...

Q: I had injections yesterday (12/11/17 at approximately 1:30 p.m.) called facet cervical via medial branch block bilate...

Q: Hello, I am 35 years old and unmarried not overweight I have an average body and my works is behind the desk work a...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews