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... My big toe on the bottom is very dry, kind of getting thick. I use a filing thing at lest 4 days a week in the shower plus I put lotion almost everyday, why isnt the dryness going away? ... (5 replies)
... My big toe on my right foot is very dry, cracked, and even bleeds when the dry skin is ripped off...the left toe is also bad, but not as bad as the right. ... (3 replies)
... The skin on top of my big toes is so very rough, and occasionally splits and bleeds. In fact I would almost think it is a fungus because it never goes away. I've filed it down but that hurts too much. I've used all kinds of creams. I keep it clean and dry. ... (0 replies)

Stitches Are Out
Aug 31, 2007
... Yes, my big toe is very sensitive on the under side. Dr. just lightly brushed it and I nearly came off the chair. Come to find out the skin is cracking and dry so he gave me some cream to rub on it. As for "massaging" anything the answer was ,no. He did rebandage my foot after stitches came out. ... (6 replies)
... to bridge and the doctor says it looks much better than the xray 8 weeks ago but the spot is still painful when he presses from top to bottom. It's not fully healed. My foot was very dry and my ankle is a lot smaller. The tendon? ... (12 replies)
... Hi Mandy, My foot is like that too. My big toe is very sore still and I think I am going to try Epsom salt and warm water today for a short time. I will let you know how it works. ... (6 replies)
... Poor Fernee. I know how challenging falls can be on top of surgery too. I had a very near miss today. It was so nice I decided to be ambitious and hang laundry outside to dry. I just love the smell, nothing beats it. ... (9 replies)
... weight bearing xray. CT scan looked very good and I was told all healing very nicely. ... (12 replies)
... Treatments I have had so far are inserts of all kinds, stretch band sock, physical therapy, Iontophoresis, and dry needling. ... (3 replies)
... Well tomorrow it will be 3 wks since my bunion surgery and my big toe is still stiff and i really cant move it very much, I am getting nervous because by now i thought i would have more movement with it. ... (7 replies)
Surgery 6 days ago
Jun 16, 2008
... touch them and they would be dry. It wasn't until I read your post that I realized that feeling has gone away. The middle toes are still slightly bruised. The big toe is numb to the touch on top by the scar. ... (5 replies)
... My big toe in swollen and by the top of my foot, but nothing major. I have to start PT next week and he gave me some excerises to do in the meantime. ... (8 replies)
... y leg and foot gently with a washcloth, removing as much of the dead skin as possible, then I would lotion it up. Repeat that for several days, because you skin is very sensitive right now after living in a cast. ... (5 replies)
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... Well wow lots of questions . i can tell you from experience i have had multiple foot surgeries . I had my second toe which was a crossover toe surgically repaired a few years ago they had to cut the bone and place a screw. It was painful i wont lie , My doc gives a pill for nausea which is good. ... (13 replies)
... The stitches 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. ... (18 replies)
... n problems. No infection but a haematoma that went necrotic down to the bone. I had dressings of gold, honey and a few others I can't remember. Now I'm doing the dry dressings myself and am hoping that it's healing. I still have a very large scab that is stuck fast. ... (149 replies)
... I had problems with ingrown toenail a few years ago and had to get it cut out, it is the only way once it is infected. Mine was big toe and at first they wanted to cut away alot of the nail and then kill the bed. ... (6 replies)
... in fusion incision on top of my foot, a few inches down from the base of my big toe. Two other incisions are both on the heel from a calcaneal slide osteotomy. ... (10 replies)
Bunion surgery
Mar 20, 2009
... the doctor had me on partial weight baring, I have another question today I finally took a shower since the surgery and I was wondering if there is any kind of cream that I can put on my foot, the skin is very, very dry and flaking. ... (11 replies)


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