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A 26-year-old female asked:

can hammertoe surgery still hurt at 8 weeks?

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Yes: It can take up to 12-16 weeks for postoperative pain to completely subside. If there is any signs of an infection such as redness, swelling, pus or fevers, see your doctor .
Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Possible: Foot surgery is very complex and delicate. You must follow the doctors post care exactly. Healing can take some time. Follow back up with the treating doctor
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Yes: Recommend check with your surgeon

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