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... It lasts so muc h longer than I expected and keeping the pain at bay for two days or longer is a great thing (10 replies)
... I had the nerve block 7 wks ago for bunion and Tailor bunionectomy on my left foot. The block lasted 48 hrs. I had no feeling below the knee. I was worried it wouldn't wear off, but it did. ... (10 replies)
... I'm still thinking the pain you felt after 24 hours IS the excruciating pain from foot surgery and you were just very lucky to have a 24 hour reprieve. ... (6 replies)

... I have to have the other foot done in August. I think I handle pain pretty well, but the pain of that block wearing off was almost unbearable. ... (6 replies)
... I just had foot surgery this past Monday. It's common for them to now use BOTH types of anesthia. You're put to sleep with the IV drip, and then given another anesthetic which you breath. ... (13 replies)
... Hi Janet, Thanks for posting back to me. I just wasn't sure what else they used to put you to sleep. I figured they would use an IV but I have been put to sleep for my gall badder and for a lithotripsy for kidney stone and they didn't bother me when I woke up but for a slight sore throat where the tube was. ... (13 replies)
... Actually, you won't be awake if you have either IV sedation or general anesthesia. They both knock you out. I THINK that general is usually used for more invasive surgery. IV sedation wouldn't be enough to keep you knocked out if they are cutting into your body cavity. ... (13 replies)
... I only had pain for a couple of days after the block they gave me wore off. After that it was only weird sensations that might have been uncomfortable, but not really painful. ... (1 replies)
... They are keeping me overnight to help with pain control. My grown daughter had surgery yesterday, she fell and fractured 7 bones in the top of her foot. ... (15 replies)
... union. I go back to doctor tomorrow for my 8 week check up. I'm still totally NWB. It's been tough but hopefully the end is in sight. I'm glad your surgery went well! ... (17 replies)
... op, and can honestly say it wasn't that bad. My bunion was moderately severe, with the second toe affected and general metatarsal discomfort radiating to the outer ankle. ... (17 replies)
... I am new to these boards and after doing a lot of reading I've decided to post. On Wednesday June 13th I had surgery for a bunion on my right foot, I had a scarf osteotomy with a bone graft. I had IV sedation with a nerve block. ... (4 replies)
... geon and Physical Therapist now think I may have posterior tibia tendonitis. I had an MRI today. I am seeing a Pain Management doctor next week as a percaution for CRPS but my surgeon thinks I would have pain throughout the entire foot making it impossible to touch and not just in the ankle and leg along shin bone. ... (6 replies)
... weight bearing for six weeks. ... (6 replies)
... using the Scarf Akin procedure. I have read so many stories that put fear into me while I was waiting for my surgery that I thought I would post what, to date, has been a positive experience. ... (2 replies)
... I recently had big toe surgery for Hallux Rigidus and I was apprehensive as well in the weeks leading up to the surgery. ... (12 replies)
... I had bunion surgery 10 months ago and still in the recovery mode. grr. I wanted to let you know that my foot was bruised a lot, too. ... (7 replies)
... Yeah, the cast cover for the shower was the best thing ever! I had to buy one myself because my doctor said not to waste the money and just to tape plastic grocery bags on my leg. ... (13 replies)
... why didn't ankle block take for bunion surgery (0 replies)
... Hi my name is Lisa, I'm 34 and having bunion surgery Wed. ... (13 replies)


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