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... I had bilateral instability, but also had fractured left ankle so we decided to bromstrom when we went in on left. It was great, my left was nice and stable, until I got into car and Driver started to move car and it caused repair to fail, about 8 months later. ... (4 replies)
... I'm scheduled to have a brostrom procedure next month at the Mayo Clinic. I'll be honest, I'm nervous about it. I have had problems with ankle instability for at least 15 years. Ever 12 to 24 months, my ankle will go e out on my while I'm doing ordinary activities. It results in a serious fall. ... (4 replies)
... I have a walking cast for PTTD. ... (4 replies)

... It is almost like I am reading my own post. I broke my right ankle Dec 27 and had ORIF ankle surgery on Jan 2nd. ... (4 replies)
... Well, I'm able to put weight on my foot again, and gradually learning to walk, again. ... (11 replies)
... After my first ankle surgery, my doc didn't send me either and recovery was so much harder and worse. This time after my second ankle surgery and a cast for 6 wks, my new doctor sent me to PT and recovery was way easier and not as painful and went faster. ... (3 replies)
... Hi I have not long had my plaster cast removed after six weeks on after surgery for my broken ankle . I have a plate and several screws. ... (3 replies)
... Hi. Just wanted to post something as 5 weeks ago I was rather a mess about this broken ankle issue, and found posting it helped..not being alone in this makes me feel much more hopeful. .. ... (7 replies)
... Hi. I just wanted to give a brief update of my broken L. Ankle from June 26, in case it has relevance. Saw specialist today, had xray first which confirmed two broken bones "I don't like the look of those breaks" were his words. Hmmm. well, me neither. ... (14 replies)
... I broke my left ankle falling down a flight of stairs on June 26. ... (14 replies)
... rays and stated that I have a Distal Fibula Fracture aka broken ankle. They sent me home in a walking boot and crutches and I see the ortho doc on Tuesday. I have never broken a bone before and I hope I never do again! Talk about painful! Thk goodness for pain meds.. ... (3 replies)
... Dvery happy!! after my appt. yesterday I am now in a "walking cast" and hope to get it off in 4 weeks. doc said things are not bad at all and fracture isnt as bad as it could be and didnt warrant surgery. I am kinda digging my cast.!!!!!!!!!!! ... (8 replies)
... I shattered my calcaneous way back in 1998 with a fall from over 40 feet. I can still remember the pain and fear from the whole incident. Broke many other bones in that fall, but my heel was by far the first. I was casted for over two weeks before first surgery. ... (2 replies)
... When you walk, all the little joints in your feet move and flex a bit. This can be VERY painful if they've gotten out of the habit. Also, after so long in a cast, the nerves get a little weird and oversensitive. ... (9 replies)
... May 2007 I broke my fibula down near the ankle and I had a steel plate and 7 screws. I also tore a ligament in the same ankle. I can tell you that I was in a cast for 7 weeks and then in a walking boot for another 6 weeks. ... (10 replies)
... resume normal activities. So the more PT you do at any stage the easier it will be to move on to the next. Using that theraband, doing range of motion exercises and leg lifts while on crutches will make it easier to move on to a cane. Then, doing more of the same will facilitate getting off of the cane. ... (9 replies)
... Hi Jane , thank you for getting back to me so fast, the x-ray they took the other day showed the bone was not healed yet , I did start to walk a little on it but it burns so much , the doctor wants me to take the walking cast off and do some streching with my foot (10 replies)
... Well, minor breaks do heal to the point you can carefully start to use the limb again in about a month. For some breaks, they let you walk in a cast even sooner. Especially if you are a kid, but I'm guessing you're not. ... (10 replies)
... ray by that time he only wants me walking with one cast , do you think it's ok to start walking so soon? ... (10 replies)
... I didn't have a broken ankle, but I had a bunionectomy and was in a cast for 6 weeks. When I got the cast off, just like you, the heel really hurt to put pressure on it, which I thought was really weird. ... (7 replies)


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