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... I have a big toe fusion and three surgeries for lis franc injury. Nine screws and two plates. I,too, live alone. Don't give up. You will get through it. ... (28 replies)
... Welcome to operation great toe fusion. I had my great toe fused March 2004 and even though I did not like the thought, it happened to be a good thing in the end. ... (9 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Feb 21, 2010
... much as possible, and non weight bearing until the boot came off. At 2 months I was given the okay to walk on my foot without toeing off and at 3 months okay to toe off and walk barefoot on the beach. I however didn't have plates and things, only two screws and no bone grafts. ... (162 replies)

Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 31, 2009
... I knew the toe was going to be worked on, but the surgeon did not think it was as bad as it ended up being. For now, I am just laying around on the couch, hopefully healing. ... (162 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 14, 2009
... and the other one didn't. I had a pin in the 2nd toe, but only screws and plates in the big toe. ... (162 replies)
... I severely jammed my big toe several years ago during sports which set in motion a degenerative condition. ... (17 replies)
... Debbie, I never was in a cast when my toe was fused, plus I was PWB the entire time. Doctors have different protocols. I am assuming that you either have plates or screws of some sort holding your fusion in place as that is the most common method. Those fixtures help stabilize the fusion. ... (8 replies)
Fusion Buddies
Jul 30, 2006
... I have a big toe fusion from failed Keller procedure in NOvember. ... (34 replies)
... I an having problems with a foot that has had a joint fusion on the tarsalmetatarsal and lengthing 2nd toe hammer. I had this done a year ago this past JAn. I have alot of numbness in this foot and cannot tolerate being barefoot. My ortho. ... (1 replies)
... Hi, I had a midfoot fusion in February 2015. According to my surgeon, the bones fused successfully. Surgery was due to arthritis. ... (1 replies)
... my tendon at the back of my leg lengthened and my big toe fused. My most recent surgeries were last year. ... (2 replies)
... Arthrodesis simlpy means fusion. So that doesn't say exactly what all he plans to do...plates, screws, osteotomies, etc. There was someone here a while back that found a good doc in Fort Meyers....maybe a search will bringup the name or the OP will see this and reply. Or ask around to your friends and neighbors there..... (18 replies)
... will give you past posts. Anyway, after 8 months the swelling is gone pretty much. I am still having some discomfort on the outside of the foot from the little toe back to the arch. Foot 2 was done October 28. Big toe fusion using 2 plates and 8 screws that will stay. ... (2 replies)
... It will probably be sometime in June before I have the toe done since the shots can only be done once a week for the knee and I need 3 more. The toe will be a hip graft with screws and plates also. I'm really afraid. Mostly that it won't work the second time. ... (162 replies)
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Fusion of Big Toe
Apr 24, 2009
... graft to restore toe length. Help! ... (162 replies)
... removal of the plates and screws a year after surgery. As far as I'm concerned the bone fusion surgery is a failure. I am in more pain now than I was to start with and would go back to the joint implant in a heart beat. ... (85 replies)
Another mtp fusion
Aug 20, 2006
... I have rheumatoid arthritis and it affected my big toe as well as toes 2 and 3. ... (12 replies)
... I am still NWB but that's because I have a graft, plates and screws. I have a cam boot. I think that is what you would be using at this step. If Lizzy became PWB then you may be also. ... (41 replies)
... e everyone is progressing. I see the doctor next week on the 22nd. I'm hoping that I'm able to start bearing weight then. I am concerned about the angle of my big toe and maybe someone out there may know....my big toe is fused to be more angled than I think it should be. ... (41 replies)


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