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... I wish I had some answers for you so sorry for your nijury. I was looking for answers to a problem I have. I dont remember falling or bumping my foot but the side of my foot by big toe is swollen and it hurts to move toes. ... (5 replies)
... s experiences are a little different! ... (12 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Apr 15, 2009
... 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. ... (162 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. it is because it is out the outside of the foot. ... (22 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. Also my second toe was shortened because that then became longer then the big toe. ... (6 replies)
... so I'm sure that will eventually go away. I think I"ll call my doc on Monday, as I've never had the completely numb toe like this, with either of my previous foot surgeries. ... (18 replies)
... Last Aug, I fell in a small hole, and snapped a rather large piece off the fifth metatarsal. ... (5 replies)
... Day 2 cast free and I'm coping a bit better. I had to go out last night for a few hours so I wore the aircast. By the time I got home my foot and ankle were swollen and painful. ... (5 replies)
... I broke my 5th metatarsal about 10 weeks ago, no big deal i thought it's a fairly common injury. ... (1 replies)
... I just found this board which while it has been helpful, I am also sufficiently freaked out a bit about my upcoming surgery. I have had lifelong flat feet. I have been working with a podiatrist for a couple months and am still having pain. ... (7 replies)
Losing hope
Aug 24, 2009
... I am a 22 year old female and have been having chronic foot pain for the past two years. ... (29 replies)
... Jane, you didn't!!! A power supply on your big toe? ... (30 replies)
... we just got new snow again, so it's slippery all over again. I'm such a chicken, there's almost no chance of me injuring myself. ... (18 replies)
... e it had been overpronating so much that the ligaments and bones were starting to give way and doc worried about their ability to hold. Genetics and the life of a ballerina did me in. Now in a cast with nwb for 6 weeks, well, officially four more to go. ... (1 replies)
... ugh several threads since this happened yesterday and you all have brought me so much comfort and relief, but I'm so terrified I ruined my surgery I didn't sleep a wink last night and am fighting back tears. ... (4 replies)
AirBoot Tip
May 31, 2013
... Well here I am finally, week 10 from big toe fusion. Short cast is off and fitted with a air boot for 4 more weeks then in a trainer. Can't tell you the feeling of freedom I felt being able to walk again after weeks of NWB. ... (0 replies)
... I probably have been walking "wrong" for years. My car accident was in 1976 and I broke my right femur and ankle. I was put into traction for 6 weeks for the femur and a short leg cast below where the pin went through my tibia for my broken ankle. ... (4 replies)
... I broke my 3rd metatarsal bone back inside my foot in early May. ... (5 replies)
... I just discovered this wonderful website today. I have a 33 month history of many doctors, Xrays, bone scans, MRIs, casts, etc to treat a stress fracture which did not show up on the initial X ray in June 2006. ... (21 replies)
Foot injury
Apr 12, 2007
... I injured my foot a little over two weeks ago...I stepped on the side of my foot going out of my front door and half of my foot folded under... ... (0 replies)


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