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... I'm glad you had such a good experience! My surgery was yesterday here in Boston and it sounds very similar to yours. I will be on a nerve block attached to my leg for a few days so so far, there is barely any pain. ... (9 replies)
... moved my heel over, and broke my foot in two places and used cadaver bone implants to create the arch and wired everything together. ... (9 replies)
... I have a broken 5th metatarsal on my right foot that has been healing since I broke it on Mar. 1. I have another 4 weeks in an aircast with partial weight bearing. Which of the 5 metatarsals did you break? ... (4 replies)

... I broke my 5th Metatarsal bone around the neck portion closest to the pinkie toe. It became dispaced and the surgeon who did my surgery put a plate on the bone. ... (3 replies)
... swing my right foot forward. ... (13 replies)
... I broke my 5th metatarsal last August. The orthopedic doctor was concerned that it would not heal because the 5th metatarsal does not get good blood supply and the chance that it would not heal was possible. If it did not heal, surgery was going to be the next step. ... (13 replies)
... Thanks for your reply. Yes she is in pain, but also worries that her toes turn purple at times. She simply isn't comfortable and getting mixed messages from varying doctors doesn't help. ... (13 replies)
... that I would continue to get bunions because the bone wasn't long enough to support my height, weight and activity level. ... (14 replies)
... Thank you for your reply. You asked some pretty good questions.. I trust my doctor completely and we have a good relationship. I broke my 5th metatarsal in June and when I was discouraged with the Ortho, I went to a DPM that came highly recomended. He had to pin that left foot and it was 8 full weeks of NWB.. ... (27 replies)
... Hi! I'm sure you're very overwhelmed right now. It's a lot to take in when there's so much information and you get it all do fast and in you're in a lot of pain. I broke my 5th met a few years ago. I was on crutches for 6 weeks. ... (1 replies)
... s a foot and ankle surgeon, he has not really told me anything other than I was going to need either a pin or a plate and he didn't know which until he could get in there. Then he talked to my parents while I was in recovery but he hasn't really told me anything other than I have to stay off of my foot. ... (3 replies)
... I broke 3 bones in my foot in Aug. the cuboid, the calcaneus and the 3rd metatarsal. I also have dameged the subtalar joint. ... (3 replies)
... I live in a rural area, and the waiting list for an ortho is LONNNGGG. I won't get into anyone else any quicker I don't think. ... (2 replies)
... Got a few questions, I got told by my doctor today to place my foot down to save the muscles in my ankle and back off the foot too! He told me the muscles need to be worked on but also be careful! So to be honest, I got to try to work and use the muscles at the same time! ... (57 replies)
... I do take care now. Like you said, it's my foot not other people's foot! ... (57 replies)
... Hey Welsh Girl! I broke my 5th Met on October 25, 2008. Like Relteach I had a true Jones Fracture. I had surgery to place a screw on Nov 14th. ... (57 replies)
... I broke my 5th metatarsal in March 2007 and was in a cast until July 07, then a boot until end of Oct. 07. ... (57 replies)
... It is interesting that such a seemingly little movement such as twisting the foot over could cause so much discomfort and, perhaps, damage. ... (3 replies)
... I just found this site and I wish I had this when I broke my Fifth Met last year, August 6th to be exact. All I can say is people, I feel your pain. I did not think my foot would ever heal. ... (15 replies)
... recovery phase. Are you in a cast or a boot? ... (15 replies)


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