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Burning sensation from left nipple status post open chest prcedure for valve repair 3 weeks status post operation?

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Internal Medicine

In brief: It happens.

From any open heart surgery you have many of your superficial nerves of chest wall injury , so burning sensation is not uncommon.
It may get better over a long time, it's hard to predict.

In brief: It happens.

From any open heart surgery you have many of your superficial nerves of chest wall injury , so burning sensation is not uncommon.
It may get better over a long time, it's hard to predict.
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
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