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... leg, my cousin broke his ankle a few months back but you'd never know it now he's back to playing football like nothing happened. ... (8 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. I spent two weeks in the post operative splint, 2 weeks in a hard cast, two weeks in an Aircast boot and two weeks in a regular shoe all on crutches and a cart. ... (4 replies)
... I fell down some steps and sprained my ankle pretty badly. ... (2 replies)

... weeks, then an aircast boot. However, if the break is significant or displaced, you may need surgery, in which case you will be in a fiberglass cast. ... (3 replies)
RE: Broken Ankle
Jun 12, 2010
... I have an aircast and am able to pump air into the valves to tighten the boot. Sounds like you are progressing and so exciting to finally get rid of crutches. ... (7 replies)
... which is the larger of the two bones in your lower leg and at the level of the ankle joint. The ankle joint gives your foot the up and down motion. The joint below that, the subtalar joint, gives the side to side motion. ... (10 replies)
... definitely get an aircast or a boot. for a chip you prob don't need a plaster cast. which malleolus is it....inside of ankle or outside? ... (10 replies)
... To complicate things I actually sprained both ankles at the same time. The bottom step broke on our stairs and I went down on the right ankle first, twisted that really bad, then landed on and twisted the left one. ... (5 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)
... In July of last year I injured my ankle severly. I was in Aircast for 3 weeks, then put in a ankle brace for a year. Had physical therapy for a month. ... (14 replies)
... sports med doc said a high ankle sprain then 10 days later did a bone scan that showed a fracture. ... (2 replies)
... I have a lot of questions, because I'm confused by conflicting advice I've received. I was in another state when I rolled my ankle and heard a 'pop'. It was in the middle of the night, and although I knew I'd done something wrong, I was half asleep and went back to bed. ... (31 replies)
... They gave me an AirCast thing that they said would fit inside my shoe and underneath my jeans... Wrong. ... (51 replies)
... My cast was removed yesterday!! Thank goodness for me and the doc's sake! Anyway, I'm now in a removable aircast with big sock, and compression ankle sock. He told me I can be FWB but to take it easy. Use my crutches and as I become more comfortable to keep adding more weight into the boot. ... (15 replies)
... I broke my 5th met. in March 07 and was in a cast until the middle of July and aircast from then to the middle of October. I had a 5th met. fracture that is called a "jones fracture". It was the most painful experience when walking on it. ... (15 replies)
... About six weeks ago I fell down the stairs. My ankle imediately swoll up, the pain was terrible. I went to the ER, they did an xray and told me there are no broken bones. The doc said I had a bad sprain, I got an aircast and a referral for orthopedics. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Chris Your injury sounds very much the same as mine. I have read some very frightning things about what to expect. I broke my right heel on 20th August this year. I had my cast removed after 6 weeks although my consultant told me the fracture was still there and because my last xray was done with my cast on he couln't see the new bone growing. I thought this was quite... (34 replies)
... ly PT visits, and was warned that my foot might hurt later but, touch wood, it is feeing quite good. I don't seem to have a lot of swelling, just a little around ankle and behind heel. ... (34 replies)
... sing just one crutch, by that time I was going to pt twice a week and I think that really helped. I did the one crutch for about 2 weeks maybe 3. I then got an aircast brace and I did away with the crutch, the aircast really helped with the swelling. ... (34 replies)
... that something was wrong with my foot. I do not recall the moment I hurt it. Everyone in the room could hear my ankle cklicking with every step. I walked around on it for 3 weeks before I could get to my doctor. ... (28 replies)


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