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... I'm thinking your right because a Jones fracture is a fairly serious fracture only because it's not very vascular and doesn't form a union easily. ... (4 replies)
... only got this appointment through my own aggressive advocacy, otherwise I would have been waiting another 6 months to see a local OS. The OS I saw at a hospital fracture clinic an hour from my home town was great. Very thorough and professional. ... (2 replies)
... your ankle, acj. I don't know if I can give you a different perspective on things but I will tell you what I'm dealing with and hope I can make some suggestions for you to look into that might help. ... (14 replies)

... I saw my surgeon today.....appears it's much worse. One of the plates is broken and one, possibly two of the fusions have not healed. So, it's back to the boot for me, at least for the next three months. Sometimes, he said, these things "heal themselves". ... (0 replies)
... I injured my foot training. I am a machine gunner in the Marine Corps. I didn't realize it was as bad as it was and trained on it for three more months before being unable to walk on it any longer. ... (43 replies)
... Funny, I was just getting ready to post! Thanks for remembering me. My visit was awesome! He couldn't even SEE the fracture any more. So I can lose the Herman Munster shoe that has been my fashion statement for twelve weeks. ... (21 replies)
... Stress fractures are actually the bone breaking from the inside out instead of outside in. ... (21 replies)
... Yay! FINALLY, after nine weeks and using the bone stimulator for three, my stress fracture showed some cortical thickening. Snails pace healing but at least it's finally headed in that general direction. ... (25 replies)
... Hi. I'm so sorry you're going through this after all the recovery steps you went through. I had my left foot done 4 yrs ago...flatfoot reconstruction, extra navicular bone removed, tendon transfer, calcaneus neck lengthening with cadaver bone graft. ... (6 replies)
... 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! ... (30 replies)
... thopedic surgeon. You should follow doctor's orders over another's but I will say the PT sounds more on par...which is why I say get a 2nd opinion. I had a Jones fracture and was NWB for 6 wks and narrowly missed having to have a pin placed. ... (2 replies)
... Well whichever treatment path you decide to go with, something needs to be done so that the fracture heals and heals CORRECTLY. ... (1 replies)
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Nov 18, 2012
... I couldn't walk on my 5th met fx for 6 wks either. First ankle surgery was 4 wks and 2nd surgery was nearly 8 wks. I bought mine with my track history! ... (7 replies)
... I had the Exogen bone stimulator 8 years ago when they were just coming out. It was a once a day 20 min use with the gel, etc. ... (15 replies)
... As far as thr bone stimulator. ... (2 replies)
... I was again told I'd need surgery for the ankle and thankfully I avoided needing a pin because a long time on crutches and a bone stimulator helped it heal. I again put surgery off because I had to. I sustained several minor sprains after that and in 3 years later another grade 2. ... (47 replies)
... I did no PT or anything of the sorts for the first 6 weeks. ... (0 replies)
... I did no PT or anything of the sorts for the first 6 weeks. ... (0 replies)
... I am new to this board. I tried to search for an answer to my question but I couldn't really find it. ... (1 replies)
... weeks ago. My xrays at 5 weeks are identical to my ER xray. I have started on a bone stimulator each day. ... (7 replies)

Associated Tags: 5th metatarsal, achilles tendon surgery, bone fusion, bone growth stimulator, broken foot, fusion, running, triple arthodesis, ultrasound

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