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... I know your pain honey, i had a bone infection in my big toe. it was so far gone that i had no joint left in it, it was completely eaten up, just a black spot on the ol' xray. ... (36 replies)
... I got the biopsy back, It is a bone infection. I go to see the Infectious disease spec. in two days. The best we came up with is that sometime in the past, one of my many accidents to the foot cause bacteria to enter and it took up residency in my little toe. ... (36 replies)
... well the way i see it is it the toe needs to come off, no use cryin bout it cause it needs to be done. the third toe wont be so bad because it doesnt really hold any importance for balance. ... (36 replies)

... Bless your heart, it sounds like it was a bad infection. I've had the MRI and it show the 3rd bone in my little toe is destroyed, from the top of it the the bottom, where is joins the foot itself. The biopsy whould tell him what antibioatics he needs to use. ... (36 replies)
... and he recommends a 5 toe amputation on my left foot vs, the more invasive bone graft in my big toe. ... (5 replies)
Toe fusion
Mar 2, 2010
... t did, it would likely only last for a year or so. He recommended a fusion as my best option. I was very freaked by this, since I thought there would be a choice in the middle. He let me go away and come back a couple of weeks later with my decision. ... (3 replies)
... I had my right big toe fused on Oct 28, 2009. It was a really hard decision to make. I got new orthotics the year before, and spent a ton of money on comfy shoes. ... (28 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 stopped the antibiotics for my infection almost three weeks ago. The ID dr said the infection was probably gone. The only way to really know for sure is to stop the antibiotics and watch for symptoms to return. ... (9 replies)
... I have a new update for this thread. I stopped the antibiotics for my infection almost three weeks ago. The ID dr said the infection was probably gone. The only way to really know for sure is to stop the antibiotics and watch for symptoms to return. ... (22 replies)
Infection?
Nov 26, 2007
... I am a little concerned that my staph infection may have returned. I went back to work today, so I increased my activity although I did elevate my foot when I was at my desk, and I left after about 6 hours. ... (0 replies)
... I'm back again after a long time just living with things. To make a long story short, broke my little toe, over and over again. ... (8 replies)
... I had my first great toe fusion two years ago because of severe arthritis after two bunion surgeries. ... (9 replies)
... I had a bone fusion in my right big toe for hallux rigidus 4 days ago, 1st MTP. ... (23 replies)
... I have a question regarding whether amputating my big toe is a viable treatment option and I've received different opinions from several doctors so I'm a little confused! ... (4 replies)
... Does anyone have any experience with a rejection of a toe implant that occurred during the initial surgery recovery? ... (2 replies)
... they went back in and flushed in with antibiotics and put an antibiotic paste on the bone. He said to stop taking the antibiotics to see if the infection would come back, he said I would know within 3 days, on the 3rd day it started getting a little red and sore. ... (11 replies)
... Have my appt. today to check for bone infection from fixator in shin, mostly but perhaps big toe as well. PT said it looked a bit better than last week, but is still curious what OS down here will say. ... (270 replies)
... Hi everyone, I had my big toe fused on October 28th. It seems to have been going well. I went to see the podiatrist to see about getting my orthotics adjusted. ... (8 replies)
... degrees. I've been working full throttle on my exercises, but the infection in my right foot slowed things down a bit. ... (45 replies)


Associated Tags: bone graft, bunion, failure, fusion, hallux rigidus implant surgery, mrsa, rejection, resection, staph infection

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