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1 week down!
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)
... 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)
... 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)
... Sorry to hear of your set back. It's very frustrating and disappointing I know. I had one joint fused. ... (1 replies)
... She started using an electrical bone stimulator last week. ... (8 replies)
... union. I have been doing a bone stimulator for the past two months with, I fear, little success. The POD has ordered 6 more weeks of bone stimulator which will put me sometime in December still in the boot. I wish I could be positive for you, but I'm so ready to get out of this boot. ... (85 replies)
... I had fusion done in May, 2008. 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. ... (85 replies)
... Sorry to hear about your problematic foot! I have a similar situation to you... My story is kind of long, so I will try to be quick. ... (8 replies)
... Unfortunately, I have had multiple foot surgeries in the past years. This is the third attempt since March to fuse my left great toe. ... (24 replies)
... Unfortunately, I have had multiple foot surgeries in the past years. This is the third attempt since March to fuse my left great toe. ... (24 replies)
... f motion exercises daily, and I ended up irritating the still fusing bone. So, this doctor suggests easing back a bit and wearing the hardcam boot all the time, for the next month. This office had a superior hardcam walking boot, much like the sturdiness of a cast, but removable. ... (4 replies)
... I had a bone stimulator with bunion surgery. ... (4 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Feb 15, 2006
... NYCGal00, Is your bone stimulator the electrical stimulation one. SoCalSharon has the ultrasound one. ... (3 replies)
... Hey wtwct! :wave: I just went to read up on MBA implants - I'm so sorry that you are having to undergo another procedure. :( Once your foot heals, are they going to try again with another (smaller) one? Congratulations on the date! :D I bet that was a lot of fun. As for your family - someone needs to give them a good swift kick in the butt! :bouncing: (Maybe... (22 replies)
... I think that when you get the bone stimulator, your healing process should speed up. I know it worked wonders for me. ... (22 replies)
... Thanks everyone!! Well, it's nine weeks and counting for me! ... (22 replies)
... Oh, I do hope you don't have to be NWB for 3 MONTHS!! ... (22 replies)
... I'm so sorry! I wondered if he had mentioned anything about bone stimulator before. ... (22 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)

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

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