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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)
... removal of the plates and screws a year after surgery. As far as I'm concerned the bone fusion surgery is a failure. I am in more pain now than I was to start with and would go back to the joint implant in a heart beat. ... (85 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 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 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)
... 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)
... dbgoalie, I wonder about the hardware rejection issue, too. My history is not nearly as long as yours. My toe has been hurting off and on for about 2 years. The joint at the start of the year was pretty inflamed and swollen when I went in for my yearly checkup in March. ... (85 replies)
... I had bone fusion of my right great toe 7 weeks ago and I'm still in a lot of pain. The doctor says everything looks great and alignment is correct. Wondering if anyone else has pain this long after surgery. ... (85 replies)
... and developed what I thought was a small bunion. The L big toe didn't hurt until I was around 35. ... (8 replies)
... my adult life...sports as a young girl and today still work out weekly at the gym, have a personal trainer twice a week, do speed walking, and did two marathons in my 50's. ... (4 replies)
... Been having lots of pain in the bottom of the ball of my foot, under my big toe. Might have a problem with the sesamoid also. Looks ok on xray but I'm having a bone scan on Monday to really check it's condtion... then possibly it will have to come out. And, adding the gastroc recession as the calf is really tight. ... (13 replies)
... My apologies if you are looking for a quick get in and out post. This is a long item. It is a followup to an earlier post from 4 weeks ago. ... (0 replies)
... this sounds like me .. I've was in a cast for 9 weeks from April 27 to June 29. I have been in the boot now for 4 weeks. After 9 weeks of nwb, the boot and crutches was like heaven. I used the scooter for the 9 weeks. ... (29 replies)
... I'm 16 and getting a bone fusion on my left big toe in 3 weeks. ... (0 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 25, 2009
... Sometimes it felt I was alone with my pain, but after reading some of the post I know that is not the case. I first had bunion surgery in 2001 which was done by a Podiatrist. When I set up by appointment I told him that I had a mild case of cerebral palsy, but he said it did not matter. ... (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. I don't have osteoporosis, but I'm sure my bones are getting old. ... (162 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)


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