A 56-year-old male asked:
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i had a foot surgery and they put a pin in on my second toe.now it feels really tighter and a bump is coming? whatshould i do?

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Dr. William Namen
36 years experience Podiatry
Healing phase: The swelling will take several months to resolve and the bump is from bone remolding and it should time to improve. It may need to be evaluated if this is ongoing.
Answered on Mar 5, 2018
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