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A 25-year-old female asked:

Burning sensation on foot 3 days after bunion surgery. nerves reconnecting? worse at night. how to relieve pain? i have heavy bandaging on currently

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Burning: I don't think it's unusual to have such discomfort after bunionectomy but your podiatric surgeon is best qualified to answer your question and recommend pain relievers. Are you elevating the foot on a pillow when in bed?
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