Hi, i am hoping that your surgery in January of this year was successful and you are healing nicely.
I have a similar story and want to know if surgery experienced by others like yourself on the ankle has favorable results.
Thank you for you reply.
Wish you a speedy recovery
B (8 replies)
... :eek: :wave: Hi Sophie (((((((((((Hugs)))))))))))) Gosh honeyIam so terribly sorry about your set back I hope the time passes quickly for you Ihopeyou get your bone simulator son God Bless and take care Rose :wave: (22 replies)
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... I don't have an answer about the bone stimulator, but I have a question for you. I had a fusion of my big toe with a bone graft from my hip last Feb. ... (4 replies)
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... Good choice. I do not do anything unless there is not other choice.
Janet (4 replies)
Thanks for answering my questions. I have decided that I sometimes learn more from this board than I do from the doctor. I was told that as of last week I am 100% fused. I am going to wait to see if the hardware bothers me before making any decisions.
Jennie (4 replies)
... with a broken hip you are still trying to get around and still trying to rehab your foot at the same time. Please be careful...if the doc says you may have that bone issue, we don't want to see any more posts on here that you broke something else too. Please.....be careful? ... (80 replies)