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... Removal is far easier than putting it in! I had a plate and screws removed from a big toe fusion. Amso glad I did! ... (10 replies)
Screw removal
Aug 17, 2007
... that really helps. are you in regular shoes now? (53 replies)
Screw removal
Aug 16, 2007
... I have had the palete along with three screws removed after a fusion of the big toe. ... (53 replies)

Screw removal
Aug 16, 2007
... has anyone had the metal plate removed from the big toe after fusion? ... (53 replies)
... I had three screws and a plate removed after a fusion of the big toe. It was a breeze compared to the fusion. I was on crutches for a couple of days, then wore my CAM walker for about a week. ... (6 replies)
Screw removal
Mar 15, 2005
... I had my bone graft because I had had two previous surgeries on the joint in my big toe. The first was to "save" the joint, which did not work. The second was a titanium joint implant. With both of those surgeries the big toe was shorter. ... (53 replies)
Screw removal
Mar 15, 2005
... Hi, Can I ask you why you had a bone graft? Thank you, Sue (53 replies)
Screw removal
Mar 14, 2005
... I am glad that someone started this thread. I have three "permanent" screws and a plate in my big toe. I had a fusion with a bone graft in Feb. 04. I was told that the earliest they could come out was after 1 year. ... (53 replies)
... Fusion was very successful and I did have the hardware out. Very glad that I did. The fusion however did not impact the sesamoids so I am unsure how that would help you. Have you discussed removal instead? ... (7 replies)
... o female and in 2003 I was in a head on MVA where I crushed my tibia and fibula as well as broke my kneecap in three places. ... (2 replies)
... however, this time I have a permanent screw in my big toe. ... (11 replies)
... I thought it was much harder emotionally speaking, having the screw out in the dr.'s office, than my toe fusion last year with IV sedation in the OR. ... (44 replies)
... cysts in the bone. Contributing issues are that I have a long first metatarsal and my joint is elevated. Much of the pain also comes from my sesamoids. ... (3 replies)


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