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... ince June but haven't been able to post until now. I was reading the "old thread" which apparently there was a problem with, but finally found this one a couple of weeks ago. I don't see some of the "heelies" I used to, which is to bad. They had some good advice, info, and stories. ... (88 replies)
... I had a bone infection in my calcaneus. I was hospitalized for 4 nights, in which I had the screw removed from my heel and 2 debridement surgeries. Also got my PICC line and was put on vancomycin and cefapine.. I had the PICC for 6 weeks.. ... (36 replies)
... I had my Pttd surgery on Sept 15, 2014 I still have major swelling and foot turns dark purple all the time. I had 20 procedures done it was a six and half hour surgery. I don't know all the proper medical terms of each procedure. ... (16 replies)

... Age 62 at the time I had PTTD and calcaneal osteotomy 18 months ago. Initially, I had NO pain and the bone healed by 6 weeks. However, the incision on the back of the heel didn't heal. ... (55 replies)
... About two weeks ago I had a tooth pulled. Following the procedure I got an infection in my jaw and started clindomyacin. On the same day, suddenly I started having pain in my left knee. A lot of pain that has made it hard to walk. The knee is very stiff, especially in the mornings. ... (0 replies)
... through medical hell and am still there. I suddenly lost the ability to walk a few years ago, found out I had chronic compartment syndrome in both legs with lots of nerve damage, and had a surgery to correct it. A year later, couldn't walk again, so the next surgery corrected the trapped, damaged nerve. ... (7 replies)
Heel Implant?
Feb 21, 2011
... Sorry to hear about your daughter. Shortly after I posted this I got another infection which sent me to the hospital. While I was in the ER, the head for the Wound Care Center happened to be there. ... (8 replies)
Heel Implant?
Feb 21, 2011
... My daughter (17 years) is also Spina Bifida case and wears an AFO. She is suffering with chronic heel ulcer (right heel) like you for last 3 years. Nothing has helped. She was independent and managing well before this. But this is making her wheelchair bound. I would be really grateful if you could give suggestions and help. Rajeev Ginodia (8 replies)
... bear as tolerated. For two or three days, I 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)
... t i promise you it will get better , I thought I would never walk again and there were more complications then I thought I would have , after the initial surgery of drilling and debridement I got two pieces of bone fragments removed then my sensory nerve was damaged and I lost all feeling under my foot ! ... (131 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)
... Good idea on putting surgery date in greeting. ... (80 replies)
Heel Implant?
Aug 4, 2008
... I'm living with a very mild case of Spina Bifida. I have drop foot on my left side but able to walk with an AFO brace. ... (8 replies)
... I was never in pain from the day of my surgery, but I did experience intense aching and throbbing, but never any pain. ... (240 replies)
Shattered Heel
Apr 9, 2007
... Hi i also had a heel injury in aug of 06 crushed my heel actually. If it wasn't for my mom and dad to help me with my two kids it would been hell. I went with a trauma doctor which i think was a big mistake. ... (8 replies)
... most of length of foot and up side. ... (205 replies)
Foot pain
Dec 1, 2003
... It could be a "PUMP BUMP" or still maybe a heel spur. ... (2 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)
... ave 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)
... uh oh. I didn't phrase the bit about heel placement well. You SHOULD always keep the heel suspended and not resting on anything. ... (7 replies)


Associated Tags: achilles lengthening, calcaneal osteotomy, diabetes, flatfeet, pttd surgery, reconstructive foot surgery, surgery, tendon transfer

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