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A 37-year-old member asked:

If i just had a surgery on my achilles heel, why do i still have a large bump there?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Rudolf Zak
Podiatric Surgery 20 years experience
Swelling: It could be from residual swelling that can take several weeks to go down . If it doesn't go down i would talk to your surgeon.
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 29 years experience
Ask the surgeon: Could be swelling still from the surgery, but any questions about a surgery just done should be answered by the surgeon who performed it.
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Last updated Oct 3, 2016

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