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Bone scan
Sep 7, 2004
... my bone scan is tomorrow and I'm hoping to find out immediately if there is anything going on with my foot. ... (9 replies)
... Hi vrouw63. I just wrote a reply to you in your other post. I just noticed you may not have enough posts yet to be able to look at member profiles and the number of posts. ... (4 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)

Toe fusion
Mar 2, 2010
... My doctor gave me the choice of a cheilectomy and a fusion. He suggested that cheilectomy might not work well, and that if it did, it would likely only last for a year or so. He recommended a fusion as my best option. I was very freaked by this, since I thought there would be a choice in the middle. ... (3 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Feb 22, 2010
... went back to work after two weeks, because I have a job where I can sit. I also had a stool that I took everywhere I went so I could put my foot up. I had a bit of an infection a couple of days after I got the stitches out. A few days of antibiotics nipped that in the bud. ... (162 replies)
... I had my right big toe fused on Oct 28, 2009. It was a really hard decision to make. I got new orthotics the year before, and spent a ton of money on comfy shoes. I had a steroid injection into the joint, and that helped for a few months. The shoes didn't really help. ... (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. ... (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)
... I had my first great toe fusion two years ago because of severe arthritis after two bunion surgeries. ... (9 replies)
... rtive. I had bunion surgery 10 weeks ago and got cellulitis about two weeks after the surgery. That cleared up but I was diagnosed almost four weeks ago with a bone infection near my big toe. They did an Indium scan and then a bone biopsy to confirm the diagnosis. ... (36 replies)
... I had bunion surgery six weeks ago for a moderate bunion. Two weeks after the surgery I was hospitalized for four days with cellulitis. The infection got better but as soon as I started walking my foot became swollen and very painful. ... (0 replies)
... Hi everyone, I had my big toe fused on October 28th. It seems to have been going well. I went to see the podiatrist to see about getting my orthotics adjusted. ... (8 replies)
... I think I may see light at the end of the tunnel! ... (6 replies)
... You can get a fused toe from prolonged immobilization and the infection could have made it worse too. I understand your feeling on never having another elective surgery. ... (5 replies)
... has extensive scar tissue and loss of bone from the three surgeries and the two infections. ... (5 replies)




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