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... 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)
... My dilemma seems to be the reverse of what I have read on the posts. In Jan 2012 I had a fusion of the great toe and second toe. The joints had been destroyed by a very large neuroma which had been removed 10 months earlier. ... (16 replies)

... Has anyone out there used the edi bone stimulator? ... (0 replies)
... I had my surgery in May. I was in a wheelechair the first month. The big toe and second toe were done at the same time. In August POD told me the toes were healed and said I could walk gently. ... (85 replies)
... In September the POD let me out of the boot. One week later my foot was twice the size. The fusion broke and I had to go back in the boot. I've been using a bone stimulator for the last month with 2 more weeks to go before my next POD appointment. Has anyone out there experienced a similar problem? ... (85 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Feb 15, 2006
... I had a bone graft taken from my hip and placed in my toe for an MTP fusion 7 months ago. ... (3 replies)
... wonderful experience, and the toe is indeed useless as far as movement is concerned. Often called a 'floppy toe' though mine does not flop but points upward and is rather rigid. ... (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)
... Hello, this is my first post on your board after doing a good bit of reading on the forums concerning big toe surgeries. ... (3 replies)
... As far as thr bone stimulator. ... (2 replies)
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... and I've had second metatarsal pain for about 2 years now! I go to college in the city and have been suffering and unable to walk. ... (7 replies)
... Okay, went today to get Dr. C's version of CT Scan results. As already expected, there was no union of the 1st metatarsal and the straightening of my toe was over corrected. So his solution is to repair the nonunion 1st metatarsal, possible tendon transfer for hallux varus. ... (14 replies)
... yrs from a neuroma, pinched nerve, tendonisis, stress fracture to this last one. I have been in constant pain for the last 2.5 years. I have had 2 mri's 1 bone scan been to the neurologist, chiropractor, PT, orthopedic and 2 different foot drs. He wanted me to have a bone stimulator but insurance co would not cover. ... (7 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. I usually have night nerve pain. ... (162 replies)
... My daughter broke her pinky toe five weeks ago. Hers has not healed yet and she had to have a bone stimulator, which she will use daily for three weeks. ... (4 replies)
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Fusion of Big Toe
Apr 24, 2009
... First, I was treated for infection, including very painful needle biopsy and six weeks of antibiotics. Blood tests show no more infection, but inflammation and pain persist. ... (162 replies)
... Your story is hard to read, i hope you have success in the end. I am 9 weeks post op from a right toe fusion. I also had a bone graft from my hip inserted to lengthen my toe. My total nwb period will be 12 weeks then a walking boot for 4. ... (28 replies)


Associated Tags: big toe, bone growth stimulator, fusion, implant, recovery time, ultrasound

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