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... uncomfortable and felt like it was burning. The doctor told me to come in right away. It turns out my foot had swollen and the bandaging and splint had become too tight. When they removed the post op splint and put on a new was instant relief. ... (8 replies)
... I am22 days post op and am still on pain meds. ... (6 replies)
... it is a bit tight to fit into the boot. I can velco it loosely but still love to let my foot breath at home when I am taking it easy. ... (41 replies)

... Yeah, apparently the bandages were wrapped way too tight. ... (5 replies)
... for 20 min, my boyfriend took me out to breakfast, then we went home. This whole time I was putting light weight on the "shoe" they sent me home in, my foot in a bandage and ace bandage. ... (13 replies)
... Thanks so much for the sharing~~ :angel: this board has truly been a "God send"...I read your post & started thinking the bandage is too tight (esp. w/ the swelling) so I gave the doc a call & he wants me to meet him @ the local ER after dinner, he said I should have called earlier (like yesterday) but he was very nice about it. I have tried Motrin 3x's today to no... (8 replies)
... Yes it's expensive but after a month of recuperating, there is no amount of money worth risking any problems wearing a too tight shoe! ... (11 replies)
... titches were all out as of past week, the pin which have been there to secure the bones is also out this afternoon. I am just on some slight thin bandaging and a bandage to cover the little hole from the pin. I am told to be able to shower 'properly' tomorrow and then place a little bandage over the hole where the pin was. ... (18 replies)
... ice with the unbearable pain that it causes. he takes off boot and loosens ace bandage type dressing and says he thinks it was too tight. it did feel better right after he did that. he also told be i can double dose the percs for 2 days and mix in ibprofren 800mgs too. ... (18 replies)
... arch are under gauze, tape and a tight ace type of bandage but those finally get cut off tomorrow and I dont believe I'll need to have any put back on. ... (14 replies)
... Hello Walleye... I too hada lot of trouble with cast and then air boot rubbing. ... (88 replies)
... n my heel and outer side of my foot. I was also bearing part of the weight on a cane. Nevertheless, I feel, after talking to my doctor this morning, that I did too much and I should be more careful. ... (7 replies)
... i started with splints and then had to use the boot after just a few weeks. my doc said i could plant the foot with crutches but it was too painfull barefoot. with the boot i was able to put full weight on it around the house the first day! ... (10 replies)
... i had a splint until first follow up visit and then a brace which hurt me so i used the boot until just under 2 months post op when i went into my shoe with a lace up type brace. ... (2 replies)
... The thicker sock helped with the pads but in the first couple weeks it wasn't enough for me so I got a ace bandage and wrapped it around a few times loose and it took the edge off for me. ... (8 replies)
... Hi my name is Annette, I tore my Atl ligament and had surgery on Tuesday. Since then I have been in a cast, and the cast was too tight. I was in excruciating pain and the doctor took it off and put a half cast with an ace bandage. I am nonweight bearing. ... (2 replies)
... Lauralei, I see you had a Brostrom Procedure too? I had that done just recently as my last, hopefully, surgery. Question, did you have burning sensations in that area for awhile? It just burns sometimes and even ice doesn't help. It eventually goes away. I have yet to ask the doctor but my pt says it's normal. Thought maybe you had the same sensations as me, if not,... (21 replies)
... for the first 2 wks. I was NWB so I had a knee scooter. I was trying to carry a pillow, hairbrush, and my book while rolling down the tiled hall. Too much stuff, so I got the bright idea of kneeling on the pillow to free up a hand. ... (21 replies)
... the Advil is working to keep the swelling down and it is really not too bad. ... (14 replies)
... By "cast" I presume you meant a tight elastic stretch ace bandage over gauze? ... (14 replies)

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