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I had surgery yesterday and I am experiencing a hot red face

Customer Question

I had surgery yesterday and I am experiencing a hot red face with ice cold hands and feet
JA: How long have you been dealing with this issue? Any other skin concerns?
Customer: for a half day
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I was stressed yesterday going into surgery and had high blood pressure, It was 192/74 but after recovery it went down to 155/60. Still high
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Captain replied 2 months ago.

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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Should I go see my doctor tomorrow about the sunburn feeling in my face? Is it a side effect from the anesthesia. I had a dnc done yesterday. I am 61 yrs old.
Expert:  Dr. Captain replied 2 months ago.

do you have the ability to snap a picture of the affected skin?