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A 52-year-old female asked:

I have a seriously painful sunburn on the back of my legs from knee to ankle. me legs and ankle feel swollen and the skin feels tight. goingfromlayin?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
TRY: sitting in a cool tub of water!.....amazing how helpful this can be.... Many over the counter analgesic sun-burn SPRAYS are available ( spray probably best for area that large) Hope this helps! DR Z

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Last updated Jun 12, 2016

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