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... I am recovering from 1st and 2nd metarsal fusion of my right foot after a non healing stress fx. This has been the longest road for me..it began a year ago... ... (0 replies)
Fusion Revision?
Oct 26, 2010
... was prescribed 600 mg ibruprofren for pain and was told to ice and elevate when it hurt. I was sent to numerous doctors doing every blood test known to man and bone densisity scans. In July 0f 2009 I got my first cortisone injection, and a week after I got it the pain went away. ... (15 replies)
... hi brenda, i had big toe fusion a little over 2 years ago. i did find from these boards a lot of the fusions are done differently. i had a bone graft from my heel and i was in a hard cast for 11 weeks. i then went to a rocker boot for 4 weeks. after a few days of recovery there really was no pain. ... (9 replies)

... db you are so fortunate!!! my toe is angled slightly to the 2nd toe and sticks up. it is also a little bit shorter and still swollen. when i stand in front of a mirror i can see my toe does not hit the floor. it is ugly, but i dont care as long as there is no pain. i bet your toe will not swell at all when you start to walk. just make sure to walk the correct way-heel to... (99 replies)
... tself looks really good. The first thing I notice is that it's the same length as the toe next to it. Prior to the surgery, the implant was wearing against the bone of the foot and causing a bigger space than it needed, which was bad. ... (99 replies)
... revision with bone from my ankle which seldom bothers me. ... (17 replies)
... I had an MTP fusion with a bone graft from my hip, hospitalized overnight then NWB 6 weeks. ... (14 replies)
... weeks post op on a bone graft from my hip and fusion of the big toe. ... (2 replies)
... I had something similar happen to me. I still had a considerable amount of pain & swelling a year post-op, and didn't feel like I was really getting anywhere with my surgeon. I sought out a second opinion and ended up needing surgery again. This time I had a fusion in one of the joints on the top of my foot, and they re-opened my incision where they did the FDL tendon... (5 replies)
8 weeks post-op
Oct 22, 2010
... I am 8 wks post op from calcaneal osteometry, subtalar fusion, achilles lengthening as well as a bone graft from my knee. ... (32 replies)
... t problems post bunion surgery two times. My first surgery was a lapidus procedure done wrong. My second doctor did a huge surgery, she did a lapidus revision, a bone graft to lengthen the first metatarsal, shorten the second, fixed tailor bunion, removed the lateral sesamoid bone, and did a heel osteotomy. A major surgery. ... (41 replies)
... Sharon, I did talk to my ortho about the bone graft site and covering it to aid with recovery. ... (99 replies)
... of my big toe, the one furthest from your foot. My brother and I were kicking a soccer ball bare foot, and I had my foot straight against the ball rather than against the side of my foot. ... (99 replies)
... shaped' incision that extends about 5" in length along the outside of my right ankle, extending from almost the midway point of my foot and extending to within an inch of the back of my heel. ... (16 replies)
... op from my surgery and I used an orthopedic doctor specializing in feet and ankles. ... (246 replies)
I'm new! Help!
Mar 17, 2005
... g time before the surgery and now, I keep a swollen, "puffy looking" area where my big toe and second toe "meet" my foot. When he talked about what he'd do in a fusion and that I'd be in a cast for awhile I thought to myself, "no way am I doing THAT unless I absolutely have to"! ... (20 replies)




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