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Herman, MN
A 41-year-old female asked:

Been a week, foot not broke, but still swollen, reddish and burns. why? do have a boot cast but hurts worse to wear that so i go without majority time

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Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Evaluation: See your podiatrist/ orthopedic surgeon. You may need a neurological evaluation. The symptoms you describe a worrisome for a nerve issue. A foot injury can rarely lead to chronic nerve damage. You should be evaluated as soo as possible.

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Last updated Dec 8, 2017

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