SHOOTING PAIN THROUGH LEG FROM TIME TO TIME

Patient

Q: I have pain that shoots through my whole leg on a day to day bases. Have been having this for years now and my local doctors say its nothing. Obviously it is something. Sometimes I'm walking and my leg drops and I can't walk, it can go numb randomly. Or when I'm sitting it sometimes starts hurting really bad to the point where I can't ignore it anymore. Do you have any idea what this is? I find that when I put pressure on my leg it helps

Symptoms:  Shooting pain, numbness
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