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Fusion of Big Toe
Aug 18, 2009
... The hardware i have in the toe are screws and a plate. The doc also did a bone graft from my hip to lengthen the toe to match the other toe on the other foot. The graft from the hip was really no big deal for recovery. I'm just happy the toe looks just like the other one. ... (162 replies)
... last feb 4th and got on these health boards and it was sooo helpful. I too had the same problems you're having, HR with no carilege and bone on bone, very painful for years. I also had a cheilectomy on my left foot which seems to be the answer for now anyway. ... (2 replies)
... all your questions sound so familiar. it seems so many people have this problem with the big toe joint and yet i have never personally met anyone so i could bend their ear and get some info, so these forums are so interesting to me. ... (28 replies)

... 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)
... union on my big toe. ... (33 replies)
... I had a big toe fusion and bone graft in late April. On crutches for two and a half months etc. Started having more pain and swelling and redness at five months. ... (5 replies)
... I am just about to undergo my 3rd operation on my big toe and wonder if anybody else has had similar problems? ... (4 replies)
... I too was very apprehensive before getting right toe fused. Bottom line.....just do it. Mine has been very successful and I should've done it long ago. ... (162 replies)
... respected in the community, and quite frankly it was an Ortho who started it all back in the 90's. I had double bunionectomy by an ortho and she shaved too much bone off which led to the problems I'm having now. I knew within two weeks she'd screwed up when I tried to walk and stumbled to the left. ... (85 replies)
... I am new to these boards and after doing a lot of reading I've decided to post. On Wednesday June 13th I had surgery for a bunion on my right foot, I had a scarf osteotomy with a bone graft. I had IV sedation with a nerve block. ... (4 replies)
... I had a big toe osteotomy but they just used a pin and no graft. As I had triple arthrodesis at the same time my toe has never been in the least bit painful. ... (2 replies)
... and this is the 3rd month.."DO YOUR HOMEWORK". She is in big pain again. ... (11 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 23, 2010
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Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 19, 2010
... My toe saga started in 1999 with a bad bunion surgery actually 2 bunion surgeries by a Podiatrist leaving me with a toe that stuck up in the air and arthritis. I finally had funion which included bone graft, plate, and screws. ... (162 replies)
... This is a big decision for you to make. You want to weigh all your possibilities carefully and do a lot of research on amputation. ... (5 replies)
... That puts me back in the boot for 2 weeks or more. The second toe has nerve damage and sometimes brings me out of my chair from the pain. ... (85 replies)
... n in Baltimore the other day and he was very impressive. Just wondering if there is anyone that had success after a failed fusion. The screw has backed out of my big toe and the bone graft was basically gone. Dr Myerson was very detailed in telling me what his protocol would be. ... (1 replies)
... Hello. I just received DeNovo bone graft surgery on my 1st MTP joint (big toe joint). I had signs of AVN following a bunion surgery in November 2010 and that's why I needed the DeNovo. My doctor who did the bunion surgery (in 2010) said that he has never seen a patient with AVN following bunion surgery....and a fusion would be my only option! As a 25 year old runner, that was... (2 replies)
... Your story is hard to read, i hope you have success in the end. I am 9 weeks post op from a right toe fusion. I also had a bone graft from my hip inserted to lengthen my toe. My total nwb period will be 12 weeks then a walking boot for 4. ... (28 replies)
... Getting my fusion was the BEST thing I did! Quick history....in August 96 tripped over baby gate and fracture toe and joint although never picked up. Had surgery in Dec 99 to try and repait joiont and was totally unsuccessful. ... (28 replies)


Associated Tags: big toe, bone graft, bunion, bunionectomy post-op, cryotherapy, mrsa, nerve pain, neurontin, resection, staph infection

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