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... Several months after the last of two failed foot surgeries to fix my Hallux Varus, I developed intense pain and swelling. It also was apparent that my big toe had shrunk. My podiatrist told me my toe "collapsed," and he'd never seen this before. He said the only recourse was to do a bone fusion. ... (2 replies)
... displaced fracture. Sometime I worry it will make extra bone grow too much on top of the hardware. Did you saw you surgeon thought infection risk goes up with more scar tissue? ... (3 replies)

... I have read much and not posted on this board in a very long time. Thanks for all your stories and advice. ... (3 replies)
... I had the bone fusion with a graft from the hip bone. Actually when they went into the foot they found that they needed to do a more extensive graft thant they expected. ... (85 replies)
Bad great toe :(
Apr 24, 2012
... years ago I dropped a small gas bottle on my left big toe when cleaning up my shed. A few months past and my toe nail started going ingrown. So i went to the doctor and he removed half of my toe nail. ... (1 replies)
... Kelly can give you more details since she's had the fusion done and seems to be doing fine. I was scheduled to have it done in December but backed out because of fear of failure. My original 1st met fusion was done without hip graft and the fusion failed. ... (85 replies)
... Someone please give me some positive feedback on 1st met fusion with a graft from the hip procedure. My ortho surgeon said he does some special gel packing in the hip to alleviate pain. I will be having surgery on my right foot as soon as i heal from a cheilectomy done on my left foot last wed. Jan 7. ... (85 replies)
... I'm a "young" 63. I have never been a couch potato so the last year has been the most depressing year of my life. I was in a different boot for 2 months before the surgery. Because the big toe had dislocated the second toe, walking was impossible. ... (85 replies)
... walker, etc. because they are very concerned that the blood start flowing between the real bone and the grafted bone. Obviously the larger the graft, the more time it will take. because of the size of grafted bone, the Doc almost casted the foot... ... (85 replies)
... did I miss it in a post? ... (85 replies)
... I remember when I had the first fusion. I cried like a baby. It was payback time for me I guess. When they were little my kids would come in with a hurt and I would ask "Is it bleeding? ... (85 replies)
... I remember when I had the first fusion. I cried like a baby. It was payback time for me. I guess My kids would come in with a hurt when they were little and I would ask "Is it bleeding? ... (85 replies)
... I had my surgery in May. I was in a wheelechair the first month. The big toe and second toe were done at the same time. In August POD told me the toes were healed and said I could walk gently. ... (85 replies)
... I am doing everyhting I should be and my bone will fuse correctly and in a timely manner...if that is not the case I'll worry about that then. ... (85 replies)
... I had fusion done in May, 2008. In September the POD let me out of the boot. One week later my foot was twice the size. The fusion broke and I had to go back in the boot. I've been using a bone stimulator for the last month with 2 more weeks to go before my next POD appointment. ... (85 replies)
... I haven't seen a posting since february...i am seeing a dr. ... (85 replies)
... I have the exact same condition you describe. I've been told by several Drs that I need to have either a fusion, which is a permanent fix with a long recovery or a procedure which removes a portion of the joint and cleans up the bone spurs, etc. ... (5 replies)
... This is my first post on this website. I am due to have surgery on big toe July 11...I am really afraid. I have heard so many bad things about it. Does anyone have good things to say about it? ... (5 replies)
... I do hope this post is still active after a few months. Isnt the internet a wonderful thing as I was surfing about hallux rigidus and came to this site. ... (85 replies)




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