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... 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)
... The condition tends to get worse. Just before the surgery, I couldn't take any walks. Even a 10 min. walk was a problem. Also, once you are no longer flexible, the surgery becomes even more involved then it already is. There is all kinds of information on the internet about PTTD surgery. ... (14 replies)

... Hi! I had a fusion on my big toe in October. At 6 weeks, there was no sign of fusion yet. I just went back to the doctor recently and found out I have broken my hardware. I have a CT scan scheduled to see if there's any bone growth now. ... (2 replies)
... i had a bone infection in the big toe years ago. it ate away alot of the bone and left it real short. my second toe is so much longer.. its deformed looking. ... (12 replies)
... I'm hoping I can get some advice from you good people about the ideal timing of fusion for the big toe on my left foot. I had a cheilectomy Nov 21, 2014 done by a highly recommended orthopedist. ... (2 replies)
... a calcaneal osteotomy done on my left foot. so far the surgery done to correct that problem has been healing nicely, however very early on in my physical therapy my big toe was really hurting me. we tried everything during physical therapy, but the pain was terrible and had a lot of stiffness. ... (4 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 30, 2009
... I'm going in next Friday to have a nerve removed from the 2nd toe. My big toe did not fuse properly but I'm having more pain with the nerve in the 2nd toe than the big toe. I just finished playing 9 holes of golf with my husband and had no pain in the big toe. I usually have night nerve pain. ... (162 replies)
... I have one of the best doctors in Central Texas. I think he agonizes more on the outcome of the first surgery than I do. I'm 63 and have been a very active person all my life. I'm not sure what happened. ... (162 replies)
... I just have had bone fusion of my big toe on both feet. I had arthritis that had eaten up the cartlidge and the bone was rubbing together causing severe pain. ... (10 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)
... You must be discouraged to have had that happen. This is not my problem. I had a titanium joint replacement in the big toe 14 months ago but the operation was not a success and I have decided to have it removed and go for a fusion. ... (85 replies)
Big Toe Surgery
Aug 9, 2008
... You need to take a deep breath and then put this guy on hold. From what you are saying you have hallux rigidus. You probably have a bump on top of the toe joint. This condition is commonly called runner's toe, tennis toe, turf toe, etc. ... (8 replies)
... Your story sounds like mine. I had my first surgery in Dec. 99 to remove a bone spur a repair an old fracture in the joint. That surgey didn't work, so a year later I had a joint replacement in the big toe. A few months after the surgery, we knew that it wasn't successful. ... (10 replies)
... I understand your wife's not wanting to undergo the knife. I had two surgeries almost exactly a year apart. The second was a joint implant in the big toe. I knew within a few months that it did not work, however, I waited thress years before surgery. I had a fusion done Feb 04. ... (2 replies)
... Left foot is horribly flat, tendons are gone. It pancakes when I walk, and I need to wear shoes all the time. No barefoot for me. Ankle has turned in a lot, I am selfconscious of my ankel and try to hide it . ... (14 replies)
... about 10 years ago I had a fusion of my big toe with a bone graft from my hip. I was NWB for about 7 weeks and was in a hard cast most of that time. I then went to a walking hard cast for about 3 weeks, and then finally a boot for another 4 weeks. ... (2 replies)
... I would definitely agree with your choice to just have the bunion taken care of. I was injured and doing conservative treatment for 4.5 years before I decided to have surgery. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks for reply .... Just about everything about this is tough. ...I absolutely hate the cast as I can't sleep and now my other foot hurts in the big toe joint. I also do not want another cast next week for any reason ... ... (16 replies)
... My dilemma seems to be the reverse of what I have read on the posts. In Jan 2012 I had a fusion of the great toe and second toe. The joints had been destroyed by a very large neuroma which had been removed 10 months earlier. The fusion was supposed to relieve the pain in the joints. ... (16 replies)


Associated Tags: arthritis, big toe, cheilectomy, fusion, hallux limitus, implant, pttd post-op, recovery time, toe fusion

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