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... 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)
... Sorry to hear about the infection. I'm also new to this board but people seem to be really helpful and supportive. ... (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 contracted MRSA, and subsequently had 3 surgeries to clean the bone, and finally a screw removal. To say the least, I have been stuck with a mess for a result. Have waited for repair, I'm a single parent, and 6 months off work without pay is ALOT. ... (5 replies)
... I had a bone fusion in my right big toe for hallux rigidus 4 days ago, 1st MTP. ... (23 replies)
... has extensive scar tissue and loss of bone from the three surgeries and the two infections. ... (5 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)
Fusion of big toe
Jan 24, 2014
... Is it infection in the skin, blood or bone or all? ... (1 replies)
... my infection is a staph infection. I have been through many surgeries and treatments for I have had the infection for over four years. ... (5 replies)
... A year ago I was anxiously awaiting my surgery to fuse my big toe joint. I went through different stages of anxiety. I was horrifed about the idea of a joint that wouldn't move, even though it already had an extremely reduced range of motion. I had very visual dreams of the surgery. ... (2 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Feb 22, 2010
... Hi 53home, my foot is doing very well. The surgery went well, and I spent two weeks at home. I went back to work after two weeks, because I have a job where I can sit. ... (162 replies)
... y they do not fully understand why these things happen. It is good that he checked it out. They threatened him with IV antibiotics if it did not settle down with the oral antibiotics. ... (54 replies)
... I just read all the posts here and it was interesting hearing the different stories and experiences. ... (28 replies)
... op from having my big toe fused. I had the surgery on Oct 28, 2009. It has been a pretty smooth process. I can walk and stand for long periods of time now. I do need to elevate it after longer periods of time down, but it is pretty good. ... (21 replies)
... I am three months post big toe fusion. My healing has gone well until recently. My orthotics do not feel right now, so I made an appointment to see the podiatrist who prescribed them and cast me, in order to get them adjusted. ... (2 replies)
... up visit, he said it was solid and gave me permission to walk on the entire foot instead of just heel weight bear. ... (9 replies)
... infection of my fusion with MRSA, months of antibiotics via IV infusion, failure of the fusion and removal of the hardware and some bone. I am electing not to do another fusion right now because my foot is what my doctor calls a "stable nonunion. ... (162 replies)
... but no pain. My advice. Even if it's broken, don't fix it unless it's painful. I don't know why my toe didn't fuse. I'm sorry you had all the problems you did, but unless you are having pain, I wouldn't have more surgery. I play golf at least 3 times a week. But... ... (162 replies)
... Hi I am living in hope of one day being able to put on a shoe or more importantly pull on my fins and ride a few waves on my bodyboard. Last September I had my big toe fused because the pain was crippling. ... (162 replies)
Toe Separators
Oct 26, 2009
... Do you agree with the diagnosis and treatment? ... (2 replies)


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

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