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... big toe fused. It was all wrapped up for almost two weeks. I didn't move it then really. I was allowed to heel weight bear from the beginning. I had crutches for times when it was too sore for that, or to get around snow or puddles. The only time I "moved" it was when I stretched......... ... (12 replies)
... I had bone fusion of the talus and navicular back In July 2014. This is a very challeging and difficult recovery. ... (20 replies)
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... Due to all the NWB, many people understandably gain weight. It can be challenging being NWB and home so long. My surgeon mentioned that every step puts three times your weight on your foot, so this helps me keep the extra weight off. ... (20 replies)
... and doctor here, but even with the cast and crutches gone, Im unable to walk more than 1km. IN March of last year, I broke my 5th metatarsal and my outside ankle bone on my left foot. I did the months in the cast and on crutches, although I didnt stay off of it entirely and tried to work and walk on it at times. ... (4 replies)
... I like the return net for the same reasons. I was able to stand on my bad leg 30 seconds 2 or 3 times before we really got into that much so I thought it would be easier but I seem to need to work on tiny movements to correct balance. ... (14 replies)
... now in constant extreme pain from his lower leg to his toes. The outside of his foot is the most painful. He has to keep his foot elevated above his heart at all times because it helps to reduce the pain. Once it's put below his heart his foot turns reddish purple and has a muddled look to it. ... (11 replies)
... Regarding the lower portion of the graft not healing or slow healing..........do some research on poor bone healing after ortho surgery. It is common and there are specialists who deal specifically with this aspect. You may want to seek one of them out. ... (14 replies)
... My instructions were to apply it three times a day by simply rubbing it in and then twice a week use ultrasound with gel immediately after application. ... (2 replies)
... My instructions were to apply it three times a day by simply rubbing it in and then twice a week use ultrasound with gel immediately after application. ... (20 replies)
Bad great toe :(
Apr 24, 2012
... resistant Enterococcus, Which apparently will affect my healing times until i die? ... (1 replies)
... it any more, it really makes a difference. Also, I don't know if your Dr feels the same way, but there is data out there that shows Ibuprofin and Naproxen retard bone healing, and as such, and as a precaution, my dr. didn't want me taking those. Real Asprin and Tylonol only. ... (28 replies)
... it is like the cartliage in your knee except the healing time and recovery time is much slower. Had surgery on the 24th of January. Started PT on the 24th of Febuary. ... (13 replies)
... When I went back to see the doctor he told me I didn't have gout, but I did have a bone bruise. ... (0 replies)
... One theory about putting weight on a broken bone is that it will help it become denser. I don't know if it is true, but have heard that. ... (5 replies)
... I'm one to ask questions, sometimes several times until I feel I understand the answer, and I've heard many times to get a second opinion. I was fortunate that eight years ago, I was able to see the work of the orthopedic surgeon who did my surgery just 7 weeks ago. ... (6 replies)
... otomy. Essentially this means cutting the heel bone, moving it a short distance and screwing it into its correct place. This normally also involves shaving the bone slightly to remove any jagged edge. You mention removing a wedge and that sounds different to what I had done. ... (21 replies)
... it. Everyday gets better and better. I have a titanium plate and several screws in there holding it all together. Research and take many vitamins that accelerate bone healing. ... (0 replies)
... swells continue as expected. I was reminded several times by my doctor that full recovery takes 10 months to a year. However, I do have to admit that I have been feeling a lot better lately. ... (4 replies)
Fracture
Feb 23, 2009
... Skin lotion will help keep the skin moist and help stop the peeling and flaking. Please keep the incision covered at all times and try not to wet it until the incision is completely healed. Neosporin will help if there are any parts of the incision still open. ... (689 replies)


Associated Tags: ankle, avn, healing from foot surgery in older people., pain, talus

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