How do you remove a deep metal sliver in the

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Q: How do you remove a deep metal sliver in the heel? I've been trying with a pin and tweezers for an hour trying to get it out. I've gotten half out, but there is half stuck deep in my heel and I just can't get it out. Is there any ways to get it to come to the surface to get it out?

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