Lower Back pain radiating into hip and upper leg

Patient

Q: I hurt my lower right back lifting weights and after the lower back pain subsided, a dull pain remained in my hip that runs down my leg all the way to my knee. What can cause this?

Symptoms:  Hip pain, leg weakness, limp, gives out some times, quadricep muscle spasm
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