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... I hope that you are able to have a bone growth stimulator from the start, to help your bones fuse more quickly. ... (34 replies)
... I am concerned for you, as your bones have not fused yet you are walking, and without a boot. If it is not fused, I don't think you should be walking. ... (34 replies)
... My bones shifted after the fall, but I did not break anything. It is another reason joints are fused. ... (34 replies)

... I'm so sorry to hear that your bones are not fusing. Which bones did you have fused? ... (34 replies)
... If the bones are not fused, I would not bear weight on your foot, as it can only lead to further damage. ... (34 replies)
... Hang in there. There are a few people posting right now who have had challenges with bones not fusing, including MacyKay, NotGivingUp, and Tawk2. ... (34 replies)
... rays show that the bones aren't fusing yet. Dr. ordered a bone growth stimulator in the beginning of Nov., but after refusal from ins. co, peer to peer mtg. with Dr. and ins. co. ... (34 replies)
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... My heart goes out to you. I also had talonavicular fusion like you, but I'm only at nearly 6 weeks. I am concerned about the bones fusing as well. ... (15 replies)
... Yeah - I had my surgery done 2 weeks ago & am now in recovery mode @ home. Was at the Fracture Clinic last Friday, had (L) foot x-rayed, bones fusing & foot healing as expected, new fibre-glass cast on foot & I'm at home being treated like a queen!! Only thing is, 6 more weeks left of non-weight bearing on my (L) foot. That kind of sucks, esp. with the sciatica in my (R)... (8 replies)
... Mommyof2Boys, I can feel your pain, as I am just two days still ahead of you surgically. I had my procedure done on 31 Jan and am now 3 days short of a month post op. For me, it has not been that bad, but realize I have a long way to go. I went into the procedure after suffering from PTTD for over 6 years. While at a family Christmas dinner, my sister-in-law who is a... (12 replies)
... I would guess and only guess the burning sensation would be the bones fusing together? ... (82 replies)
Bone Stimulator
Aug 1, 2008
... I have actually had both the EBI stimulater and now i have the ultra sound one. I have had very very bad luck with my bones fusing. I had flat foot reconstruction surgery also. the first one i had done three years ago almost. ... (8 replies)
... but I could take it off to do some gentle ROM and shower. And since I had no hardware or bones fusing I could bear weight with the boot as soon as I could tolerate it. I am just surprised that it hasn't felt stiff at all until a few days ago. ... (4 replies)
... He took xrays again and said everything looks great. Since I don't have any bones fusing he said I really couldn't "undo" anything at this time... ... (17 replies)
... TripleM - I also have have severe arthritis which started first in my hands, then knees & for the past year my feet. I am in complete agony. I can hardly walk. When my orthopedic surgeon first suggested midfoot fusion surgery, I was not for it at all, opting to have cortisone injections instead. My foot felt better for maybe 10 days at the most - had another set of shots 1... (7 replies)
... harp shooting pain through my toe that doesn't last long but it gets my attention. I wonder if that is a nerve shooting off or if it is something related to the bones fusing together? ... (85 replies)
... I'm not much help either, you could ask about whether you need to get you bones properly fused to help reduce the pain. ... (3 replies)
... ray. He's discovered I've got osteoarthritis in my left food AND I have 3 bones fusing together all of their own accord. ... (3 replies)
... I have accessory navicular bones in both my feet, and I had the flattest feet IN THE WORLD. Seriously, they were bad. ... (12 replies)

Associated Tags: foot concerns, foot fusion surgery, foot triple arthrodesis, healing, pttd

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