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... ve 2 screws in the talus, 2 long screws in the end of the tibia and a plate and 6 screws in my fibula. I'm in a boot with crutches. Doctor cleared me for partial weight bearing last week. I have not put much weight on it yet. ... (5 replies)
... on September 13. I was hiking on rough terrain on a misty morning and slipped on a wet rock, causing my ankle to twist in a way that broke the fibula and clearly tore some ligaments. I hopped and crawled back down the trail to the trailhead. ... (1 replies)
... e I broke my ankle, I hiked every single weekend and did an exercise walk every single day, even in blizzards and pouring rain. So being mostly immobile with my broken ankle for 4 weeks has been a trial for me. ... (3 replies)

... Hi everyone. I broke my ankle 10 days ago while camping. ... (14 replies)
... I would also suggest using your crutches and practice progressive weight bearing. ... (1 replies)
... Doc says, "let's try and get you back walking." I was also prescribed PT which I haven't started yet. I'm questioning if I' even ready for weight bearing yet. No, I can't put weight on the foot without the boot. ... (1 replies)
... There is a German company that makes high quality, super comfortable knit compression sleeves with integrated silicone inserts that I used all the way through weight bearing rehab phase. Big help. I think it was MallieoTrain. Wasn't cheap but it sure helped with the pain and swelling. ... (4 replies)
... ve found a u tube video of easy exercises to do on a bed with a broken ankle. ... (18 replies)
Broken ankle
Oct 10, 2013
... raising three kids on crutches,you make me feel like a wimp,ha ha.i take some pain meds,yea with 4 broken bones.i am great with crutches though but not liking the fiberglass cast.ive had a boot and crutches before but this cast swells and itches. ... (13 replies)
Broken ankle
Oct 10, 2013
... I tore my atfl. I was nwb for 4 weeks. Got a second opinion from an ankle specialist and he put me into a brace right away and pt to transition to weight bearing. I knew something was off with my previous general ortho considering all the recent literature says full weight bearing asap after a sprain. ... (13 replies)
Broken ankle
Oct 10, 2013
... oh god that sucks about the pain meds.so how long have you been in a cast for (13 replies)
Broken ankle
Oct 10, 2013
... I about had a breakdown yesterday when the doctor said just take tylenol and ive just started pt and weight bearing. If I just needed tylenol , why would I go to the doctor or pt? ... (13 replies)
... and want to do that ASAP. Since I have broken my ankle I have found that things can wait, not everything is urgent, and life goes on. It has really helped me slow down, and I don't want to lose that. ... (10 replies)
... Hello!! :) About two weeks ago, I fractured the distal fibula, as well have a small fracture of the talus. I was first splinted, then three days later allowed for weight-bearing, using a MaxTrax stirrup walker. The first day in it was manageable, but it quickly turned into hell. So I returned to the orthopod. My foot was more swollen all over, had a blueish tint up to... (9 replies)
... Have you told yor dr that you are unable to walk. If you are expected to be weight bearing and you cant do it there has to be a reason maybe like the other poster it is a mental block then again pain and fear put together is pretty powerful. ... (3 replies)
... Hi , I broke my ankle 6 weeks ago and have had surgery to insert plates and screws, I have been in a cast for 4 weeks no weight bearing and now I have been in a walking boot still no weight bearing for nearly 2 weeks, I have recently been getting bad pains in my calf feels like I've done a work out on it and it's aching like mad I am needing to take pain relif in... (5 replies)
... and 6 weeks non weight bearing. The doc took the boot off yesterday after looking at the xray's and checking the ankle out, moving it etc. and said to me "ok, walk across the room". ... (12 replies)
... I am a lot more comfortable in the heat and with the flexibility of the open cast, but feel less supported, does this matter as I am not bearing weight at all? ... (0 replies)
... Your foot hasn't had any weight on it for a period of time after suffering from some major trauma. Yes, major, as my surgeon put it to me. ... (9 replies)
... weight bearing for about 2 months. I am surprised at the pain I feel walking now... ... (9 replies)


Associated Tags: ankle ligaments, ankle movement, ankle surgery, broken ankle, broken bone, calf pain, dvt, post surgery, swelling

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