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... 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. I totally recommend to use the scooter to get around ... so much easier. One problem I have had through the entire recovery, is the because I am "walking"... (29 replies)
... op. I had severe degenerative arthritic changes, numerous large bone spurs in both great toe joints and free floating fragments in the right toe joint before the surgery. ... (29 replies)
... I had my big toe joint fused a year ago. I was shocked when the surgeon recommended it. I went through all kinds of anxiety as I prepared for the surgery. ... (29 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)
... The POD also wants to do a hip bone fusion? ... (33 replies)
... c/s- don't know how you managed back at work in 4 days:) luckily I am on short term disability. doing e-mail now, will be in office next week. still can't drive for about 3 - 4 weeks...did you try Earth shoes? the sandal wasn't adjustable but with the heel lower than the toe, they kept the pressure off the toe/joint area when you walk. I found a sandal that I thought was a... (85 replies)
... this kept the weight off the toe joint which made it more comfortable. ... (85 replies)
... I haven't seen a posting since february...i am seeing a dr. about bone fusion - 29 years ago i had an ball joint implant put in and it is deteriorating - choice, live with it or bone fusion (they do not want to do a replacement implat) okay - i thought one week pain, another week heavy discomfort and then i would be getting better. am i completely naive? i was told i... (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)
... next week I have my great toe joint fused together with a bone graft off my hips. If you search by my name, you should be able to find the thread I started. ... (85 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)
... ing exactly which bones to be fused you are asking about, it's a little difficult to give a specific answer. In general it is where two bones that should form a joint are made to become solid through various surgical procedures. ... (2 replies)
... Your situation seems similar to mine. My dilemma is while the smaller implant surgery can fail, I'm told that the bone fusion can fail as well. How long did it take before you were able to wb and get your foot into a sneaker? ... (33 replies)
Bone fusion
Aug 18, 2007
... I'm having a bone fusion operation performed on 21st Aug and I'm very nervous right now. ... (0 replies)
... The pain has steadily got worse and I'm going for a bone scan in a couple of weeks. It seems the only option is a fusion. ... (1 replies)
... surgery protocols. I have another version. I had my right big toe joint fused in October 2009. My surgeon used a plate and screw combo. I was able to heel weight bear from the start as tolerated. ... (4 replies)
... a week, I told them I had pain in the ball of my foot and pain in the great toe joint. ... (1 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 ... ... (14 replies)
Great Toe Fusion
Jul 24, 2012
... lift. The Great Toe was fractured in 3 places, and the ball of foot and sesamoids were damaged. ... (5 replies)


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