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... I was prescribed Lovenox, a daily injectable medication for 21 days. A nurse taught me how to do it (on either side of my stomach), plus there are online websites. Then I took 81mg of aspirin daily. Both were to prevent deep casein thrombosis or dvt's -- to prevent a blood clot from forming while I was fairly inactive while elevating my foot 23/7 for about 8 weeks. In... (9 replies)
... uld have it done, then it would probably be better to be safe than sorry, but what you're describing doesn't sound at all unusual for only being 4 weeks out. My foot swelled every time I put it down for at least 2 months after surgery. Is it warm to the touch? ... (4 replies)
... ankle surgery still with a cast on? ... (4 replies)

... The anxiety and frustrations before surgery are sometimes the hardest part. ... (5 replies)
... My doctor said at least 24 hours and possibly a total of 3 days to keep me on the blood clot med through IV drip. I know I have read many comments from other people who have had surgery that come home on the blood clot injections. ... (5 replies)
... e it. I called my doctor and he told me to go to the emergency room. I am sitting here now in the emergency room. They are doing test to make sure I don't have a blood clot. ... (8 replies)
... But rolling around on my scooter seemed to make my foot fall asleep after a while. I thought it wouldn't be too bad, but after 2 hours I was ready to go home and elevate! ... (1 replies)
... Is anyone else on or have experience with blood clot prevention meds after flat foot reconstructive surgery? ... (5 replies)
... I know its been awhile since this affair for you. I like to know how this all turned out for you. Im currently in the same situation having the Jones fracture surgery in July 0f 2008 and now about 6 months later am still have severe swelling in the calve. I too had the concern and was tested for a clot but I tested negative. ... (3 replies)
... an ultrasound would detect it. If you have a clot and they put you on coumadin it will only be on a temporary basis. ... (3 replies)
... th metatarsal. well while i was in the cast, i complained of bad pain in the back of my calf but they were not concerned. i had my cast off 4 weeks ago and my foot and calf are still really swollen but the pain has mostly subsided. ... (3 replies)
... Although I did not have foot and ankle problems, I did have a complicated situation. Originally, I had hip surgery. ... (11 replies)
... left foot thanks again for your very caring and informative comments. It means the world to know others care and have been where we are. ... (52 replies)
... I totally feel your pain and depression. I had my surgeries just over 7 weeks ago. I was supposed to be in a cast for 6 weeks NWB, but after the 2nd check for a blood clot the dr put me in the boot a week early but still NWB. ... (8 replies)
... did a great job and I seem to be mending well. I am one month post surgery and doing pretty well. I went in yesterday to have my cast put on. ... (35 replies)
Swollen foot?
Dec 3, 2013
... What Are the Main Causes of Foot, Leg, and Ankle Swelling? There are many potential causes of foot, leg, and ankle swelling. They include certain lifestyle conditions or medications, such as: being overweight standing for prolonged periods of time being confined for long periods of time (especially during car rides or flights) taking estrogen or testosterone taking... (2 replies)
... What an encouraging post! I'm 2 weeks post pttd surgery and love to read about this kind of success. ... (4 replies)
... Broke my fibula on Sept 1st. 2013 I had surgery on Sept. 4th 2013 where they put in a plate and screws. Everything has been going very well and I really haven't experienced much pain at all. ... (0 replies)
... since 1997 I had foot surgery 5 times 2 of those were to refuse the 1 metatarsal and the rest were to straighten hammer toes I got after a blood clot and then drop foot due to that. Fusion never worked because it took 3 dr's and an MRI to find there is no cell regeneration there. ... (0 replies)
... Had my surgery this past Monday and things went well. ... (2 replies)


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