Origin of sciaticaMiddle English from Medieval Latin from sciaticus: see sciatic
Origin of sciaticaMiddle English from Medieval Latin from feminine of sciaticus of the hip ; see sciatic .
(countable and uncountable, plural sciaticas)
- (pathology, neurology) Neuralgia of the sciatic nerve characterised by pain radiating down through the buttocks and the back of the thigh.
sciatica - Medical Definition