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... Hello Thank you for your post it's helping me make a decision. Im a 36 year old female, had a motorcycle accident 6 years ago and today I have ankle athritis. My doctor says I'm a very good candidate for a distraction but I'm afraid going through all the pain and time for it not to work. As you said this can buy me time for something else to come along. Can you tell me... (12 replies)
... Hello Thank you for your post it's helping me make a decision. Im a 36 year old female, had a motorcycle accident 6 years ago and today I have ankle athritis. My doctor says I'm a very good candidate for a distraction but I'm afraid going through all the pain and time for it not to work. As you said this can buy me time for something else to come along. Can you tell me... (12 replies)
... Hello, Hope to hear from anyone or be kinda helpful here. I had a Triple Arthrodesis done in Feb,1975, At the age of 14. I am 56 yrs old now Father of 2 girls. Had a good life considering this fusion. ... (1 replies)

... minutes, I decided it was time to do the surgery. The fusion your doctor may be suggesting is probably closer to your big toe. ... (3 replies)
... Thank you Justintime, he didn't actually say which bones he would fuse, I'm going to go to my GP and get him to explain it more thoroughly. I only have pain at night and a panadine forte fixes it but I don't want to have to take them all the time. My thought is to get the bunion removed then I get find a better fitting pair of shoes and with a good orthotic manage it that way.... (3 replies)
... relatively pain free" as my doctor says. It has been over 9 months for me, and I am still recovering. I was casted and nonweight bearing for ten weeks, with my foot elevated and iced nearly the whole time. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, my surgeon has suggested having the bones of my foot fused because of arthritis and a bunion removed. I just want the bunion removed. Has any one had the bones in their feet fused and would you recommend it? ... (3 replies)
... At least by doing one foot at a time, you get to see the results before doing the other. ... (1 replies)
... My orthopedist told me that in 10 years I will be in a wheelchair if I do not have my joint fused in my ankle. ... (1 replies)
... I really feel for you, ACOhio. Don't apologize for "focusing on yourself." This board is for that very reason... for us to support each other, and that includes our stories. As you've read, I too have lupus and even though it's a mild case, it sure does change things, doesn't it? Keep reading and searching for answers... you never know where it will lead you. (17 replies)
... or new bone should be stabilizing. ... (17 replies)
... Rays which were taken at The Hospital for Special Surgery by an Orthopedic Dr. who specializes in the foot and ankle. The Orthos recommendation was to have a bone fusion in the great toe using bone from below my knee. My Podiatrist concurred that bone fusion would be the final surgery. ... (1 replies)
... I had bone fusion of the talus and navicular back In July 2014. This is a very challeging and difficult recovery. ... (20 replies)
... I had to have a bone fusion because of severe arthritis. ... (20 replies)
... So what made you decide to have the fusion, after 3 years? Did it get worse, or did you just say to yourself I am sick of this? (8 replies)
... union in late April 2011. CT scan revealed very little bone growth. ... (8 replies)
... I had a triple mid-foot bone fusion in May and just got my cat-scan report which was prompted by one of the screws having obviously migrated to the top of my foot (it's lying right below the skin-totally visible). That and the unchanging and unrelenting pain and state of being barely ambulatory 6 mos later. And the results are.... partial osseous union at the first... (0 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)
... 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)


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