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... About going to work too early. Yes, I think you did. You had a lot done to your foot and there is a lot of swelling and a lot healing going on. ... (6 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)
... She started using an electrical bone stimulator last week. ... (8 replies)

... I am jumping in on this one as I have good news regarding healing a shattered 1st metatarsal. I had a graft done and an ex fixator placed to hold my broken bone in place with four stainless screws. At two weeks they saw nothing good on the first post op x ray and promptly ordered a bone growth stimulator. ... (8 replies)
... Did your foot ever heal? ... (8 replies)
... use about a half of a fresh pineapple combined with two cups of spinach when I don't have a broken foot. Spinach is a no no when you have a fracture as it slows healing and the AMA actually warns that it doubles healing time. However, romain leaves or dandelion leaves work well with the pineapple. ... (12 replies)
... You might want to consider asking your surgeon about a bone stimulator, there is a fair amount of evidence that they help. ... (8 replies)
... Thank you Hankster! I have some hope in me. It is just very disappointing to hear that there is no healing, especially after I follow my Dr's orders precisely!! I will sit and pray that there is something...anything! Good luck to you (8 replies)
... I had a Giant Cell Tumor basically my whole first metatarsal was destroyed. They took bone from hip. I had the surgery 2x, the first was nonunion and so far the 2nd is also. Good Luck with your xray!! ... (8 replies)
... ray, and lo and behold there is some healing. The fracture line is still apparent, but is now "fuzzy". Which means some healing has occurred. That much is good. ... (8 replies)
... I am courious because I had one done during flat foot reconstruction. They used a cadaver bone piece and put a plate over the area. So I am wondering also how fast the bone heals. ... (8 replies)
... I saw my Dr 12 weeks after having a bone graft done on my foot, my xray showed non union. He wants to see me back in 5 weeks. What are the chances of the bone actually healing in 5 weeks if there was nothing after 12 weeks? ... (8 replies)
... I'm a flatfoot reconstruction alumni! I had my left foot reconstructed in February 2010...so 4 yrs ago. I had an accessory navicular bone in the arch of my foot that I was born with and it caused my arch to fall over the years.. I'm 55 yrs old, so I don't go out and run marathons or anything! ... (30 replies)
... circulation to the foot takes the longest of any body part. ... (3 replies)
... I'm not even looking up the healing time or anything else for this Achilles thing. I just don't want to know and my surgeon is so conservative it wouldn't be right anyway. ... (75 replies)
... never used once, and a knee crutch thing, which I've also never seen her use. She also ramped up the smoking, much to my dismay as I read that smoking increases bone healing time. I really wanted her to be healthy for the skiing season! ... (6 replies)
... Equally important.......STOP SMOKING! It interferes with bone healing. My surgeon would not even consider working on me if I was a smoker. No point in wasting his time if I was just going to ruin his work by smoking. ... (1 replies)
... Equally important.......STOP SMOKING! It interferes with bone healing. My surgeon would not even consider working on me if I was a smoker. No point in wasting his time if I was just going to ruin his work by smoking. ... (7 replies)
... That night, I went home and iced and elevated my foot then went to bed. ... (6 replies)
... My 12 yr old daughter injured her foot in Nov. 2011. The past 17 months, she has spent approx. 30 weeks in either a cast or ski boot for reoccurring tendon tears. ... (6 replies)


Associated Tags: bone fracture, bone fusion, broken ankle, calcaneus (heel bone) fractures, hip bone graft

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