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Both feet bunions
May 19, 2018
... my feet are a mess. The surgeon I just consulted with told me that I would have to have my big toe joint fused, as well as possible another joint higher up on the foot. ... (2 replies)
... but no pain. My advice. Even if it's broken, don't fix it unless it's painful. I don't know why my toe didn't fuse. I'm sorry you had all the problems you did, but unless you are having pain, I wouldn't have more surgery. I play golf at least 3 times a week. ... (162 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Apr 15, 2009
... I had my right big toe fused on 03/20/09 - so will soon be 4 weeks into it. I have 2 screws and quite mobile as long as I wear my air cast and keep my foot up religiously. My pod doc said after every 15 min. to put the foot up to reduce swelling...this will increase healing time. I was told 8 wks. in the air cast ... the hardest thing for me is NO DRIVING!! I had severe... (162 replies)

... hi eko, sorry to hear about the fracture especially on the fused toe. they make black velco surgical shoes, too! just kidding. i know a broken bone is ver painful and it takes so much time to heal. i would wait a bit longer to see how the healing is progressing. ... (1 replies)
... Has anyone experienced a "broken capsule" at the base of the big toe and the next largest toe that needed surgery? ... (0 replies)
... worse and more frequent. By July of this year, I had had enough of the increasing pain, and new xrays and the very limited range of motion remaining in my right big toe indicated fusion surgery was necessary. ... (12 replies)
... ray. I also had the same thoughts as your husband and some of the people who posted here saying there is nothing to be done with a broken toe. In hindsight, that was the absolute, single worst decision I have ever made in my life. ... (4 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 14, 2009
... and the other one didn't. I had a pin in the 2nd toe, but only screws and plates in the big toe. ... (162 replies)
... n I do. I'm 63 and have been a very active person all my life. I'm not sure what happened. I don't have osteoporosis, but I'm sure my bones are getting old. My big toe was causing a dislocation of the 2nd toe. Bunion surgery in my late 40's was probably botched up, in fact I know it was. ... (162 replies)
... I also had a Lapidus procedure back in Oct for a severe bunion. The joints in my big toe were not broken but the joint in the first metatarsul closest to my ankle was removed and the joint fused. ... (6 replies)
... but they would do something for a broken metatarsal and possibly for a broken big toe especially if you have had a fusion because unless it is the distal joint that is broken, you would have broken the 1st metatarsal now. ... (3 replies)
... I had my big toe fused last year, and am running just fine. I am not a distance runner, but play competitive tennis, so I was very concerned about having the surgery done. ... (6 replies)
... my tendon at the back of my leg lengthened and my big toe fused. My most recent surgeries were last year. ... (2 replies)
... I recently had to have my big toe fused and second toe pinned due to severe deformities caused by a broken toe from years ago and consequent arthritis problems. ... (1 replies)
... I had that done several years ago after having one of mine broken for over a year. ... (3 replies)
... My surgeon told me about the risks to the surgery of course, and one of those risks is non-union. (I had the big toe joint fused). I asked what would happen then and he basically said we would deal with it, and that he had not had any problems with that. He was quite confident. When I went for my follow-up visit, he said it was solid and gave me permission to walk on the... (9 replies)
Hardware Removal
Nov 1, 2009
... HI from Australia. I had my big toe fused a year ago. What a disaster. After a surgical infection I ended up with septacemia. The incision took months to heal. The fusion has now broken down. ... (4 replies)
Broken toe
Sep 12, 2008
... I think I have broken my toe. Its the one next to the big toe and years ago I had it fused because it was very bent. If this is broken will it still heal being fused? ... (0 replies)
... ray of your foot. To make a 20 year story short, I stubbed my big toe very severely when I was 15, but like you decided to tough it out, thinking that there is nothing to be done with a broken toe. ... (2 replies)
... I had both my big toes fused in May of this year and now I have been told the left toe fusion has broken...has any body else had this type of problem after 4 or more months? ... (9 replies)

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