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... If you have an infection in the bone, is there any alternative methods other than cutting the toe off? ... (36 replies)
... I am sorry to hear about your troubles. I got an infection in a toe about three months after surgery. I was fortunate that I was treated with IV for three days in the hospital, and then released. My only suggestion is stay off the infected foot as much as possible. I onoly got up to use the restroom. Good luck to you. ... (36 replies)
... 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 did not have a bone infection. ... (36 replies)
... Just got back from the infect. disease spec. She said I needed a PICC line, which I'm getting at the hospital tomorow. I'll be on it for 6 weeks. she is giving me a pump so I can get the meds every 4 hr. She also said she didn't think it would work. ... (36 replies)
... did you have a bone infection? ... (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)
... Sorry to hear about the infection. I'm also new to this board but people seem to be really helpful and supportive. ... (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)
... i had a bone infection in the big toe years ago. it ate away alot of the bone and left it real short. my second toe is so much longer.. its deformed looking. ... (12 replies)
Fusion of big toe
Jan 24, 2014
... Is it infection in the skin, blood or bone or all? ... (1 replies)
Bad great toe :(
Apr 24, 2012
... well i'm hoping that someone can at least give me some advice on my next move, however i'll start from the beginning... ... (1 replies)
... Hi,..I was diagnosed with a infection in my right third toe almost a year ago now,..was just tested again a few weeks ago and still reads positive for the tip of the toe bone infected, however the pain is more now in my lower leg than anything, ive told the dr. and they dont seemed alarmed, and the dr. ... (0 replies)
Toe Separators
Oct 26, 2009
... Do you agree with the diagnosis and treatment? ... (2 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)
... sorry. If you are already familiar with my story you could probably just jump to the questions. I would appreciate some help! ... (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. So, we took out the picc line, and I felt very good about things. ... (22 replies)
... jen, its along story. i never did get cortisone shots..just had the surgery. i will be brief, i had a bunionectomy, proceeded to get a bone infection and needed 2 additional surgeries..the 3rd surgery was to debride the bone so, since the neuroma was causing alot of pain,my doc just took it out at that time.. ... (6 replies)
... infection in the bone. It does happen. Friend of mine ended up having part of the bone removed in her toe due to this. She dropped a heavy pipe on her toe and it was still black and blue 4 months later. That was def. an indication that there was a problem. ... (2 replies)

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