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... 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. ... (36 replies)
... I'm new to the forum, but it has been a great help for some of the things I have been going thru. I'm going to have a open bone biopsy done next week. according to the MRI, I havae a bone infection. ... (36 replies)
... I am not a MRI expert but am slowly learning the medical terminology around MRIs. Cortical bone is the densest part of the bone, usually on the outer part. ... (4 replies)

... s of bacteria on the bone. ... (2 replies)
... I am glad they are trying to make sure you stay well and the infection is gone, but I continue to think that the bone scan with cipro is a simple way to know for sure if the infection is gone from the bone or not, and I am not sure why doctors don't use it more. ... (9 replies)
... foot that resulted from a very bad staff infection 11 months ago. ... (3 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 saw your post under the bone disorders post to and replied there... Just wondering how they know its infected on an MRI? ... (36 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)
... when I went to an orthopedic doctor he said it may be scar tissue giving a false read or it may be a torn tendon. I have had two surgeries in this foot, one for bone infection and the other for nerve damage and plantar factitious. He said there was a lot of scar tissue in my ankle area. ... (25 replies)
... 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. I now have a fracture non union of the bone. ... (0 replies)
... severe pain and infection they were finally removed in April. She had to go on heavy duty antibiotics to make sure the infection did not spread to the bone. They did an MRI and said there was no bone infection, but she has sever swelling of her foot. ... (0 replies)
... say the recent MRI from a couple of weeks ago and declared the ankle a piece of crap. I'm hoping the bone infection was causing much of the pain and my piece of crap ankle will hold out a bit longer. I have so much going on in my ankle besides just the arthritis though... ... (270 replies)
... The jury is still out on me. I'm about 6 mos out now and because I just had surgery for the bone infection in my tibia from the fixator, I don't yet know how much that contributed tot he pain. ... (30 replies)
... have recently moved out west. We like him, and we have no reason to think that he's not done everything he can, but we do want a second opinion. Because of the bone infection my husband cannot have surgery for at least another year, plus we know these things take time to heal. We will definitely see Dr. Thompson. ... (50 replies)
... e seriously when I called my ortho. He hospitalized me immediately for a few days. I had a new picc line and did the antibiotics for 4 weeks. They assumed the infection hadn't reached the bone because the site where the pins entered my toe did not appear to be infected. ... (8 replies)
... The Dr finally decided the infection was actually in the bone. ... (9 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)
... ligaments. I had 3 severely sprained ankles in under 2 years, that wound up with me having reconstructive surgery on them. My Family Doc did the MRI after the third sprain and looked at the report and then called me on the phone to tell me nothing was wrong! I WAS FURIOUS! ... (28 replies)
... My husband had his surgery on July 24th almost 3 months ago. He has a wound that has yet to fully shut. It's mostly closed now but still leaks. That's not the worst of it though. ... (11 replies)




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