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... There are some adjustments you have to make. Squatting down to get something on the bottom shelf is difficult because you can't bend the toe. Can't do lunges, calf raises. I'm short so have to get on tiptoes to reach some things but I'm right handed and it's the right big toe. So have to remember to do it on the left side. Things like that. And it took a while to get used... (4 replies)
... Titchou: Beyond having limits on wearing heels, does having your big toe fused bother you in your daily life? (4 replies)
... I'm hoping to hear from others who made the choice to get the implant out and go the fusion route. Right now, I'm so afraid that I will make a bad problem a bigger problem. ... (4 replies)

... Can anyone share their experience with having a big toe joint fusion with a bone graft after having a joint implant removed? ... (4 replies)
... were trying to buy time until I was older to reduce the risk of arthritis that would limit my career. I have just decided enough is enough. So yes a full ankle fusion of all the joints we can do. ... (17 replies)
... subtalar about 2 weeks after the accident. It was so badly damaged that it was repaired with cadaver bone and tissue, 3 metal plates, and many screws. After months of healing and PT, I was able to walk again and in many ways, I was my old self. ... (17 replies)
... Hello, I am one year out from flatfoot surgery (1st met fusion, calc slide, etc) and it seems as though I am placing enormous pressure on the fifth metatarsal. It feels like a hard marble under my bone. The foot seems to tilt outward a bit too much. Has anyone experienced this? If so how did you handle it? It bothers me most barefoot but also in shoes. Ugh. (0 replies)
... I didn't have the implant but have had it fused. Really not fun but doable. Some things to think about though are whether you want to wear any heels (check your closet for shoes you may have to get rid of)..I had mine fused at a different angle so I could wear a higher heel. I also had to have the hardware removed. I'm small with a 6-1/2 shoe size and we just didn't... (4 replies)
... as enough cartilage as I seem unable to get this information from my doc no matter how many times I ask. I suspect not because I honestly think I must be rubbing bone on bone. ... (2 replies)
... There were most likely other things done, but I know that fusion wasn't necessary in my case. ... (4 replies)
... After PT and lots of Advil I made a decision to have a midfoot fusion of the 2nd, 3rd and 4th metatarsals in 2015. The 2nd and 3rd healed beautifully and the 4th has a nonunion. ... (0 replies)
... Also, The navicular bone was badly damaged in my accident, and in both fusions a synthetic compound was used instead of a bone graph. I was told that studies show it is just as effective without the pain etc. Any thoughts on this? ... (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)
... This fusion was done using a donor bone graph. Unfortunately, it never took. ... (20 replies)
... I have been in pain for many years now. i just turned a teen this year. My orthopeadic surgeon said the best proceedure would be a ankle bone fusion, achillies tendon lengthening and calf muscle lengthening and also reccomended PT on my lower back. ... (1 replies)
... Hi. i have recovered well from my first surgery and now they want to do a bone fusion and tendon lengthening as the first op did not go to plan. there was a complication and they had to remove the implant. ... (5 replies)
... I'm 16 and getting a bone fusion on my left big toe in 3 weeks. ... (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 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)

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