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... I broke my 1st Metatarsal two weeks ago and am about 5 days post op. ... (1 replies)
... That is great that your friend recovered so incredibly well. I think if your overall health is good and your attitude is decent then recovery happens a lot quicker overall. My father is 89 years old and is very healthy despite his condition of Celiac. ... (9 replies)
... Foot surgery takes a long time to fully heal from what I understand. A colleague of mine had the same procedure I had, from the same surgeon. ... (9 replies)

... we would walk to Barnes and Noble a few times a week and she clearly misses this time with her Mom. ... (9 replies)
... e you. I had foot surgery with a plate and no external hardware, so I can't comment on that. I think Janesfoot made a good point about how we who had surgery had time to get mentally prepared for being out of commission. You had it thrust on you, plus with three kids, you have more challenges than I did, that is for sure. ... (9 replies)
... Thanks for taking the time to reply - info from someone with experience is huge at this point of recovery. The extreme pain seems to be at the site of the fixation devices rather than over the point of worst break which sits about an inch or so above my first toe joint. I have four children from the age of 12 down to a very active 3 and I hate being stuck on the sofa but am... (9 replies)
... causes pain and I would guess disrupts circulation. Ice and elevation make a big difference in healing and comfort. Many of us had planned surgeries, so we had time to mentally prepare for a life of impaired mobility, so I can imagine this is a hard adjustment for you. ... (9 replies)
... On the 6th of January my husband shattered my first Metatarsal bone by dropping a very heavy piece of pottery on my foot. ... (9 replies)
... I am jumping in on this one as I have good news regarding healing a shattered 1st metatarsal. I had a graft done and an ex fixator placed to hold my broken bone in place with four stainless screws. At two weeks they saw nothing good on the first post op x ray and promptly ordered a bone growth stimulator. ... (8 replies)
... caused by the collapse of the foot structure in the arch. It seems A leads to B and so forth. I already had a doctor due to a broken bone in my other foot last summer. He is a Board Certified Podistrist in foot surgery and board certified in foot and ankle reconstruction. ... (6 replies)
... nything 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)
... Thanks for letting me know how your personal recovery went. ... (6 replies)
Lisfranc injury
Apr 29, 2004
... Just curious..was your LF injury due to your foot being on the brake at the time of impact? ... (35 replies)
Lisfranc injury
Apr 29, 2004
... st time user. ... (35 replies)


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