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... ed any improvement in my pain, therefore sense my healing is going as planned. And, my insurance company said they would not pay for the rental or payment of the bone stimulator, so I'm out of luck on that. ... (4 replies)
... until I got to the hospital. For the first few days, though, my foot was basically very swollen and numb, so initially the pain wasn't that bad. ... (31 replies)
... I really feel for you, ACOhio. Don't apologize for "focusing on yourself." This board is for that very reason... for us to support each other, and that includes our stories. As you've read, I too have lupus and even though it's a mild case, it sure does change things, doesn't it? Keep reading and searching for answers... you never know where it will lead you. (17 replies)

... or new bone should be stabilizing. ... (17 replies)
... month mark and now I have a screw in my heel causing pain deep inside. I am wanting to walk on the ball of my foot and not put the heel down. I am FWB in a walking boot. ... (8 replies)
... I understand all too well what you are experiencing related to pain and PWB and walking. ... (14 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 30, 2009
... I'm going in next Friday to have a nerve removed from the 2nd toe. My big toe did not fuse properly but I'm having more pain with the nerve in the 2nd toe than the big toe. I just finished playing 9 holes of golf with my husband and had no pain in the big toe. ... (162 replies)
... Thanks for your reply. I actually used a bone stimulator for several months last year when the AVN was discovered. I had to wear it for three hours every night. It didn't help. ... (5 replies)
... My recovery has kind of hit a wall. I went in for a ct scan a few weeks ago and it showed that my bone isn't fusing, at least its going very slowly. Doc gave me a new stimulator and I have to use that for a couple of months and go from there. ... (40 replies)
... Thank you so much for the helpful tips. I will ask about the bone stimulators now that I know I have to have another surgery. ... (8 replies)
... Yes, definite pain at the osteotomy site.... ... (8 replies)
... se at night than it is in the morning. The mind is very powerful. You are most vulnerable at night and that's when your mind races and that's, I think, why the pain feels worse and you don't know where to turn. ... (32 replies)
... I just found this thread.....I fractured my 5th metatarsal back in July 2004. I have diabetes and that was causing the healing process to slow down. My doctor ordered a bone stimulator in Oct 2004 for me to wear at night. ... (3 replies)
... drilling a hole in the toe bone and attaching a tendon through the hole to pull the toe back over where it belongs. ... (3 replies)
Foot Fusion
Jun 10, 2002
... healing bone fractures. They are also finding their way into use with joint fusions. I can't say if the stimulator helped to solidify my fusion after the second surgery or not. But something worked. ... (3 replies)
... My saga began with surgery last November. I had a bunionectomy on my right foot along with a bone spur and hammer toe. I also had a hammer toe repair on my left foot. I left the surgery center that day walking on two heavily wrapped feet. ... (29 replies)

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