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... First I will you give you the background story to my situation. I broke my 3rd metatarsal on Feb 20th, 2011. It was a complete fracture, not just a stress fracture. I did not have health insurance at the time, so I went to the emergency room. ... (3 replies)
... f the foot and if I did, not sure if they were exacerbate the pain or overwork the tendon or not. I'm sorry. Not much experience with that area of the foot. I've broken my 5th met, but that is different altogether. Hopefully someone else on here will know! ... (3 replies)
... Thanks so much for your help. My insurance wont cover physical therapy because it is considered a pre-existing condition and unfortunately I do not have the funds for it at this time. I did mention it to my doctor and he suggested Baftefoot Science insoles because they help to strengthen the muscles in the foot. I am going to give them a try. Do you know of any exercises I can... (3 replies)

... Hi! Welcome to the boards! Wow, long road with this huh? Glad to hear it has fully healed! Sounds like you are sore in the muscles and tendons due to compensating for the injured part of your foot. When you do this long enough and have altered gait due to the break and the special shoes, other things work harder and become sore and inflamed. Maybe you could mention this to... (3 replies)
... I got a problem, I get pain around the ankle and the swelling hasn't gone down. I got 5 days til my 3rd check up at the hospital but I am worried about this pain. ... (57 replies)
Metatarsal injury
Mar 13, 2005
... I fell in my yard about 4 months ago, waited 1 month before going to the doctor. He did an xray and my 3rd metatarsal was broken and displaced. I was given one of those hard shoes to wear, went back twice for xrays and he says it is healed. ... (4 replies)
... I believe he said the 3rd metatarsal. ... (4 replies)
... rays and confirmed the 3rd metatarsal is broken. ... (7 replies)
... Broken 4th metatarsal. Bone healed, but my 4th toe was loose after that, and there was a split in my 3rd and 4th toes. ... (3 replies)
... I have a post on here of what happened to me but to make a 3 month story short, I broke 3 bones in my foot in aug. Upon doing an MRI there was the total of 3 broken bones the cuboid, the calcaneus and 3rd metatarsal. There is a torn ligament and osteoarthritis and a bone spur. I have been sent to a special ortho. ... (24 replies)
... So on May 4th I broke the 3rd metatarsal bone in the middle of the foot. ... (3 replies)
... I broke my 3rd metatarsal bone back inside my foot in early May. ... (5 replies)
... Hope I don't sound dumb, but could you clarify what "PCP" and "POD" stand for? So far, I've only seen what I call an orthopedic surgeon. Thanks! (12 replies)
... I don't know if this will help, but my fifth metatarsal did not show union at 12 wks after surgery (osteotomy with temporary pin). I has gone to my pcp for a bone spur at the surgery site, I had already been discharged by my pod. When my pcp saw the x-ray he told me the spur was the least of my problems, that my foot was broken! My poor pcp was beside himself, but my... (12 replies)
... Today it has been 2 weeks since my surgery. I have a plate with 6 screws on the 1st, and long pins through the center of 2nd and 3rd that exit under my toes. ... (12 replies)
... mobility, just know that it will not be too long before you are out and back to some normal activities. I spent a great deal of time doing internet searches on metatarsal fractures, trying to make sure I understood what the prognosis could be and making sure I was getting the most up to date care. ... (15 replies)
... imagine having both feet in casts. You must be going nuts. What was the surgery like when they put the plate and screws in your foot. Two of the mets that are broken are the 3rd and 4th and they are broken up higher. The 2nd is broken down lower in the meaty part of the foot. ... (3 replies)
New Bruises?
Jul 24, 2010
... So about 2 weeks ago I fractured my 5th metatarsal on my left foot. I have been given a walking boot and was told to wrap it at night. ... (2 replies)
... I've had a few sprains, broken toes, etc. So, all that to say, go get it checked out. You won't know until you do and you want to prevent surgery if you can. ... (3 replies)
Fractured sesamoid
Nov 13, 2008
... rayed and was told nothing showed up and to just wear padding in my shoes for a week or two. I was annoyed because I was sure it had to be broken or something! After more pain I finally saw a podiatrist who found fractures on the 3rd and 4th metatarsal and a possible one on the sesamoid. ... (82 replies)


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