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A 16-year-old female asked:

I want to amputate my foot after a surgery that put a metal plate and six screws in and it didn't work and now i'm in pain how do i tell my doctor?

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Really?: Amputation is pretty drastic don't you think? If it is painful would talk to the doctor who did the surgery and try to figure out if there is anything other then removing the offending body part.

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Last updated Apr 7, 2018

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