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... I would have gone crazy! I almost spazzed when they kept me locked in that stupid hospital for 5 days. I was only hooked up a total of 4 hrs to actual meds. ... (36 replies)
... ne pushes me from behind and i stick my left foot out ill fall on my head. the only part youre really screwed without is the ball of your foot. and i mean your in trouble if it goes down there! thats all you really need for balance. ... (36 replies)
... My friend's husband developed bone infection in one of his toes. Similar story of not being able to get the infection cured after major antibiotics and IV antibiotics etc. ... (4 replies)

... and he recommends a 5 toe amputation on my left foot vs, the more invasive bone graft in my big toe. ... (5 replies)
... one is what bacteria is responsible for the infection and another is if there is an abscess or not. ... (2 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)
... I would find a reputable foot orthopaedic surgeon ASAP. It sounds very much like pttd and it will only get worse! Good luck! I am a year past surgery and 95 percent better than before! (25 replies)
... I have been dealing with my right ankle for over a year now. So much pain and swelling, ankle area is really swelled. Pain in my arch and toes and up into the top of my leg into my shin. ... (25 replies)
Pain in my feet
Aug 1, 2014
... Yes I have pain in my feet as well and I too am not diabetic. ... (1 replies)
... Interesting. Here the trend is PT as soon as possible. Mine was delayed due to a bone infection and being in a cast for nearly 6 months. That is thought to be the reason for the weakness I am still experiencing at 18 months. ... (9 replies)
... since 1997 I had foot surgery 5 times 2 of those were to refuse the 1 metatarsal and the rest were to straighten hammer toes I got after a blood clot and then drop foot due to that. Fusion never worked because it took 3 dr's and an MRI to find there is no cell regeneration there. ... (0 replies)
Bad great toe :(
Apr 24, 2012
... until July time last year when it started going ingrown again. I was cutting back and down the sides to keep it from going ingrown but to no avail. I then got an infection in my toe early September 2011, went back to and he removed a huge amount of the nail. The following day my whole foot was nearly double in size and pulsating. ... (1 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)
PTTD surgery
Jul 27, 2011
... ithin four or five days, I walked with the big bandage and a cast shoe until my stitches were removed. After that things were back to normal. My surgeon put me in a huge bandage that went from my toes to about 5 inches past my ankle. He was very cautious and wanted to be sure that the area stayed sterile. ... (4 replies)
... with a two by four. The pin was left in as it is not causing any problems. After the screw removal, I was in a huge bandage from my toes to a few inches past my ankle. The doctor also had me take antibiotics for ten day as a precaution. ... (10 replies)
... Good luck. Mine were removed at 20 weeks post op. They did a ct scan before they removed the screws to be sure the bone was completely healed. For me, they did the proceedure in an operating room. ... (3 replies)
... took it real slow and used my crutches and then walked wearing a cast shoe over the mega bandage. My doctor put me on antibiotics post screw removal and put me in a thick bandage from my toes to about three or four inches past the ankle to prevent any chance of a bone infection. ... (113 replies)
Screw removal?
Jan 13, 2011
... about 3 weeks ago. It was not a big deal. I was under twilight anesthesia so I don't remember anything about the actual proceedure. The doctor did the removal in the OR to be sure things were sterile. He also put me on 10 days of antibiotics as a preventative. You definitely do not want a bone infection. ... (9 replies)
... week progressed. When I touched the area where the hardware is, IT HURT. The pin in the first metatarsal is not causing me any discomfort so that was untouched. ... (31 replies)
... I had spasms in my toes that happened the first month or so. The spasms did deminsh over time though. I never had midfoot pain. ... (270 replies)


Associated Tags: bone graft, bunion, mrsa, resection, staph infection

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