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A 45-year-old member asked:

i got a cut in my leg months ago and it's still tender. is this normal?

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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 22 years experience
Possible: Pain may last for a long time after any injury. Have it evaluated by a professional to make sure that there is nothing out of the ordinary going on.

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A 40-year-old member asked:

I got a cut in my leg months ago and its still tender. Is this something to worry about?

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Dr. David Brouwer
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Yes: Yes, persistent pain at a wound site should be examined. Sometimes an infection can develop in deeper tissues or even in the bone. See your physician.

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Last updated Mar 15, 2013

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