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... Sorry I have not been on. I have had two issues with blood clots...below the knee so no a major concern. I went Tuesday and had the splint removed and the cast put on. The cast is so much better than the splint. ... (33 replies)
... l non union of the bones. The best thing to do is to not smoke. Get on a patch or whatever it takes. I myself am a healthy 30 year old that has had extensive foot reconstruction and had a non union and needed to have the surgery re done. This added a year to my recovery and I lost my job on top of it. ... (8 replies)
... Please take care of yourself. I had to fast from midnight on and was taken back to surgery a little before noon. ... (14 replies)

... I know I started to get both excited and anxious about my PTTD surgery as the date neared! I even filled out one of those Health Proxy and Living Will documents. ... (19 replies)
... I ate well in the days prior to surgery and kept hydrated. ... (69 replies)
... back yesterday. They said its ok for my foot to get cold sometimes and she brought up that if I wanted they could send me for a test to see if I've developed a blood clot, but they did not think it was a possibility. I hadn't even thought about a blood clot. ... (19 replies)
... makes sense tho I had nothing like that. Are you taking anything for blood clots? ... (35 replies)
... And I still don't care what it looks like or that I was less than graceful or professional with my foot propped up just about anywhere, although I confess I also felt like I was 100 years old at the time. ... (8 replies)
... Thanks Ditsi for your encouragement! I can just see you with that foot propped all over the place! I feel funny throwing my leg up everywhere but guess I don't care what it looks like if it helps. ... (8 replies)
... things that you mentioned. I am trying different ways today and it seems to be helping. The tingling isn't all the time just occassional. And I wasn't told about blood clots either but my mom had one after a foot surgery so I know its not that because of different symptoms. Thanks for your help though. ... (17 replies)
... Just got back from PM dr. and..........I felt the block! I felt the warm feeling in my leg and and oh how I missed it! So I feel good about that. ... (240 replies)
... I wonder how much is nerve pressure from surgery, then of course, I worry about DVT, especially since I have a history of blood clots, and my latest was this past week. ... (240 replies)
... down on my surgery foot. ... (12 replies)
... I've got a lot to say about college and recovery and surgery. I'm a week short of being 7 months post op on the left foot and almost one month post op from my right one. I'm 21, healthy with average weight. ... (4 replies)
... Pretty much ever since I got here I have been suffering with a badly swollen LEFT foot and ankle. ... (0 replies)
... I used the knee walker from day 3. It was a life saver....I was able to get around the house with reasonable ease. ... (59 replies)
... Men. I was struck dumb. Fortunately Shirley was there and was not. She explained my left foot was just as bad as my right and it just collapsed when under the pressure of using the walker. ... (59 replies)
... Just got back from my dr. We are going to wait anoter 3 weeks still using the meds to desolve the tissue. ... (9 replies)
... eko, thanks for the reply. Yeah, the doc told me I need to stay on Coumadin for 6 months. I asked her why it would take so long considering I don't have any genetic predisposition and this was simply a bad circumstance. She said that the duration of coumadin treatment is a hot topic amongst pulmonary physicians, and some believe only 3 months are necessary. However, she... (9 replies)
... and a bunionectomy. Two and a half weeks later, my heart did a "blurp, blurp" and suddenly I have difficulty breathing. I went to the ER, where I was diagnosed from having a pulmonary embolism caused by a "massive" clot. I was in the hospital for five days before they would release me. ... (9 replies)

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