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... I'm a flatfoot reconstruction alumni! I had my left foot reconstructed in February 4 yrs ago. I had an accessory navicular bone in the arch of my foot that I was born with and it caused my arch to fall over the years.. I'm 55 yrs old, so I don't go out and run marathons or anything! ... (31 replies)
... displaced fracture. Sometime I worry it will make extra bone grow too much on top of the hardware. Did you saw you surgeon thought infection risk goes up with more scar tissue? ... (3 replies)
... I have read much and not posted on this board in a very long time. Thanks for all your stories and advice. ... (3 replies)

... Thanks everyone!! Well, it's nine weeks and counting for me! ... (22 replies)
... I'm 6 months out from my ankle fusion and I'm worse now than before. ... (1 replies)
... Just wondering if anyone who has had an ankle fusion has had to use a bone stimulator or fentanyl patches for pain? ... (1 replies)
... I am just so surprised at the pain! I think I am tuff and not usually bothered by pain but this is crazy. Every step takes my breath away. ... (14 replies)
... mos. I had a cadaver bone graft done. It had healed within 3 mos of surgery. However, at the 7 month post op mark, I started having pain I that area and went back to my surgeon to find out why. ... (3 replies)
... A couple of weeks ago, I came on the Board and talked about what I thought might be failed hardware. ... (0 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Mar 16, 2009
... I'm hoping for the best with this bone stimulator. i don't know how others feel, but this has been waaaay harder than i thought. ... (14 replies)
... union of the calcanius, so it is not exactly the same, but I do have exp. with both that and an internal bone stimulator. ... (4 replies)
... I have a bone stimulator and I was lucky mine was paid for when I had my first fusion. I sleep with mine on. They recommended 10 hrs. a day, but so far it hasn't helped this time. ... (18 replies)
... Hang in there. I agree with JD. You should take vitamines, Calcium and Vitamine D. Do you like Yogurt? ... (22 replies)
... Oh, Lord, I hope my pain level doesn't stay like this for that whole time! ... (22 replies)
... I'm scheduled for a talonavicular fusion in about 2 months. I've look at the older posts and they have helped quite a bit. Just wondering if there is any other advice? ... (0 replies)
... I saw a really sweet doc there who agreed there was probably an issue with my cast so he took it off and put another one on. ... (4 replies)
... Thank you for your reply. I have heard that a bone stimulator can work very well to help bones fuse. It is a positive step. ... (14 replies)
... I understand all too well what you are experiencing related to pain and PWB and walking. ... (14 replies)
... and both times patience and time and ice and elevation fixed it. If you have to use the pain meds regularly for a few days that's ok. ... (14 replies)
... I feel so sorry for you both. my mother had broken her leg about ten years ago and a doctor messed up the surgery and long story short they wired her whole leg it seemed and she had that halo with screws in the bone. ... (21 replies)

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