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... 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 fell yesterday, rolled on my ankle. Thought it was a sprain, but by the evening I could barely stand on it. Had a boot from when I broke my 5th and 4th metatarsal 6 years before, so I put that on my right foot to immobilize it and get some sleep. Also took a Tylenol 4 which helped alot. ... (1 replies)
... it starts at the base of the "bulb" at the base of the 5th metatarsal and goes up into the bulb at an angle towards the 4th metararsal. ... (27 replies)

... last summer I broke my 4th toe on R. foot. Last week I broke my left fifth metatarsal by falling off a stepping stone. I feel like I'm falling apart. Looking at the x ray the break didn't go all the way through, so no surgery or cast. ... (3 replies)
... I wouldn't force the issue. When I broke my 4th met, it was a good 2-3 weeks before I could walk on the heel. I had to stay off it with the crutches until then. (57 replies)
Broken ankle
Oct 10, 2013
... it was a car accident while driving taxi.someone ran a stop sign and i hit them on the front left.which snaped the ankle to the left which cliped the 4th and 5th metatarsal as the ankle and foot bent left.they did surgury for the tibia and ligiments they set the fibula and the two broken foot bones without hardwhare. ... (13 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)
... Has anyone else out there broken more than a few metatarsals and, if so, how did your healing process go? ... (12 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)
... janesfoot, from what i understand from reading a 5th metatarsal fracture is one of the worst fractures you can have. you have to be in a cast much longer than for any other foot fracture. ... (22 replies)
... Not good. I am not going to play soccer any more. I hope to run with my daughter and wife. I just went to the dr today. 2 more weeks of nwb, ( total of 4 weeks) and 4 more weeks with the boot. I think it is doing well. (41 replies)
... knocked me over. I had immediate pain at my OCD spot. When I stood up, I realized I had also broken some toes. Xrays confirmed I broke my 4th metatarsal, and cracked my 3rd. ... (41 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)
... that I should have gotten a cast instead. I was just wondering what people's experiences here were with using an Aircast Walker when getting a metatarsal fracture? ... (0 replies)
... So on May 4th I broke the 3rd metatarsal bone in the middle of the foot. ... (3 replies)
... I had the metatarsal fusion, calcaneal osteotomy, and posterior tendon and spring ligament repair on march 4th.. ... (19 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)


Associated Tags: 5th metatarsal, baseball, crutches, displaced, metatarsal, pins, sore armpit

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