What is the prognosis of piriformis syndrome?

Updated: Sep 16, 2020
  • Author: Milton J Klein, DO, MBA; Chief Editor: Ryan O Stephenson, DO  more...
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  • The prognosis of piriformis syndrome depends on early recognition and treatment. Because it is a soft-tissue syndrome, the condition has a tendency to become chronic, usually due to late diagnosis and treatment (which lead to a less favorable prognosis).

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