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... Hi! I had a fusion on my big toe in October. At 6 weeks, there was no sign of fusion yet. I just went back to the doctor recently and found out I have broken my hardware. I have a CT scan scheduled to see if there's any bone growth now. ... (2 replies)
... Hi there! sorry to hear about your revision. I have used a bone stimulator too for a non-displaced fracture. Sometime I worry it will make extra bone grow too much on top of the hardware. Did you saw you surgeon thought infection risk goes up with more scar tissue? or just infection risk goes up because its a revision? (3 replies)
... union and the metal plate is broken as well, so no real choice there. ... (3 replies)

... is it possible you had more injuries from the toe incident and you are just finding this out now? ... (4 replies)
... My brother is currently wearing 2 air boots as he has broken both his heels. He is also experiencing toe pain, but he put it down to the fact he had surgery for a different accident years ago and had metal screws put in his big toe. ... (2 replies)
... rays clearly showed the break, which has since started to heal but not in a straight line. I also have bad bunion issues, which may have stressed out the other toe bones and added to the fracture happening in the first place. ... (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)
Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 26, 2010
... and I'm having another one on Thursday to try and correct the problem. My surgery was in April 2008 and I was out of the boot the last week of August. Roughly 5 months. These surgeries take a long time to heal. ... (162 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Jul 10, 2010
... I had fusion of the first and second toe to correct a hammertoe two years ago. I am now going to have more surgery on the 29th of July. My big toe did not union so I have been walking very lightly and having a lot of nerve pain. ... (162 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
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)
... I have one of the best doctors in Central Texas. I think he agonizes more on the outcome of the first surgery than 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. ... (162 replies)
... union on my big toe. ... (33 replies)
... It's been 3 weeks and one day since my big toe fusion. How long should I expect to be in this awful cast? ... (10 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)
... Hi. I'm new, hope I do this right. I fell down the stairs in March of this year, injuring my left big toe. ... (1 replies)
... takes twice as long as the big toe to heal. ... (10 replies)
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... Yeah, broken heels suck! ... (7 replies)
Jammed big toe
Sep 25, 2014
... inflammatories after my surgery because the doctor wanted inflammation to increase scar tissue formation and those 2 things were my best friends. ... (12 replies)


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