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... I've had my big toe joint fused and the only two things is impedes is anything that would require bending that joint like squatting, calf raises, lunges etc but those can be wworked around and the height of the heels I wear. ... (2 replies)
Collapsed big toe
Jan 31, 2017
... Has anyone ever heard of a toe "collapsing"? ... (1 replies)
... scare me, a lot of hardware in a little space. Were you NWB for a long time. I think I can heel walk after a few weeks in an air cast. Who would have thought a toe could cause so many problems. ... (7 replies)

... Evidently, my sesamoids are arthritic and cheilectomy made it progress. Met with 3 orthos. One wanted to take both sesamoids out and fuse toe as it still has arthritis. Second wanted to take one sesamoid out and fuse. Third said fusion should stop movement of sesamoids, so no movement, no pain. ... (7 replies)
... e condition tends to get worse. Just before the surgery, I couldn't take any walks. Even a 10 min. walk was a problem. Also, once you are no longer flexible, the surgery becomes even more involved then it already is. There is all kinds of information on the internet about PTTD surgery. ... (14 replies)
... In June I had surgery to fuse my right big toe joint and a 3 inch metal plate along with 6 screws placed. Just within the past few weeks the top of my big toe has begun to turn inward. I have been seeing a Chiropractor for the immense left hip pain I have been having due to the limping and gait issues I have developed. ... (7 replies)
... Four months ago I had microfracture surgery to repair cartilage damage in my big toe joint. Recovery has been very slow due to swelling. I began experiencing overheating in that foot just a few days following surgery. ... (2 replies)
... I had a big toe joint replacement done almost three years ago. ... (25 replies)
... I am so sorry you had this outcome. Unfortunately, the recovery rate for big toe joint replacements is not as good as for other joints. ... (4 replies)
... I had a big toe joint replaced in February. Prior to the surgical procedure I was supposed to have a bone chip removed from the big toe joint as the podiatrist indicated that the problem did not appear to be severe. ... (4 replies)
... om survirors. I'm a healthy 61 years young housing inspector who is on his feet many hours per day. For several months now I have had serious pain in my my right big toe joint. Being a Vet I recently went to the VA Hospital in Baltimore for an evaluation. ... (33 replies)
... I've developed over the past few months a lump on top of my foot on the joint that connects my big toe to my main foot. It's quite painful sort of a dull ache. I've read it could be a motion blocking bone spur, arthritis etc. ... (1 replies)
... allux limitus or hallux rigidus treated conservatively for years but finally had to opt for surgery. A lot of research went into my decision making. Fusion of a joint essentially eliminates the joint. Pain in the joint is relieved as the joint is not there. The problem is that one's gait is altered considerably after fusion. ... (11 replies)
... I had a titamium implant in the big toe joint as the cartiledge has goneabout a year ago. Had problems with my balance when I wuld lean off on that foot. ... (11 replies)
... Back in June 2011 I under went surgery to correct bone spurs on the main joint my big toe. The surgery consisted of removing the bone spurs and shortening of the connected metatarsal. The metatarsal was then reconnected using an angled screw. ... (0 replies)
... I had a big toe joint replaced as part of a bunionectomy in 2005. Soon after the surgery, the joint failed and now my big toe is a hammertoe, the bottom of which is more than 10mm off the floor. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Randy, I just read your post. I'm going through the same thing with my toe replacement of right big toe. I had a joint replacement in June 2010 Podiatrist in Naples...I have had nothing but trouble with it. Second opinion by orthopedic specialist MD. ... (4 replies)
... I had an implant done in Dec 2009 and in March 2011 I had the implant removed and had my MTP joint fused, with a bone graft. ... (16 replies)
... I have certainly learned alot from reading other posts on this board, but I would also like to get feedback on my question of whether to have big toe fusion or the implant. ... (16 replies)
... My podiatrist is suggesting partial big toe joint replacemnt. I'm nervous about it, but don't want fusion. ... (29 replies)


Associated Tags: arthritis, arthrodesis, big toe, bone spurs removed, bunionectomy, complications, foot problems, foot surgery, fusion, hallux limitus/rigidus, implant, recovery time, surgery, toe shortening

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