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... ng in a boot for two weeks. Two more weeks of the boot and then not sure what the doctor will say. I had a knee scooter and it was a god send. I only used the crutches to get in and out of the house and at the barn. Did they do surgery to repair the ligaments in the ankle? ... (1 replies)
... Hi, I have had these now for about 3 weeks with 8 to go. Still using crutches which almost makes it hurt twice as bad. Since everything is on the right side. Has anyone ever had something similar and what was your experience like. ... (1 replies)
... ys and this time last week putting any weight on It made it feel like it was gonna collapse on me and the nerve pain was unbearable. I guess it's because my last broken leg I had no troubles, however it was a different injury and different recovery. ... (0 replies)

... I hope there is someone on this site who can help me as I have had sleepless nights thinking about this. I never knew having a broken leg would cause this much stress and inconvenience and for this long too! ... (0 replies)
Broken fibula
Oct 15, 2008
... oke up with a horrible pain going up my ankle and as the day progressed it kept swelling. I had no idea how I hurt it. Well, it got so bad that I had to walk on crutches and wear an ace bandage and it was just miserable. I sat with it elevated most of the time. I just thought I had a sprain and didn't go to the doc. ... (0 replies)
... HI, I broke my fibula playing football on saturday. The doc says i need screws and plate in my lower fibula. ... (0 replies)
... partial weight bearing last week. I have not put much weight on it yet. I started back to work this week, and last night I hit a patch of ice in the lot, and the crutches just went. I automatically reacted and just stomped the injured foot down to brace myself. ... (5 replies)
... is that my sprained ankle still hurts a bit and I was told that I had to start walking on it and i dont think they heard me saying that i can go about 10 feet on crutches before my ankle starts hurting me that i cant use them any more. Should i try to walk more on the sprained foot? ... (3 replies)
... oking for some advice as I can't find anything to help me online. I broke my ankle 3 weeks ago now by rolling out wards stepping down a step I broke my tibia and fibula think it is a bimalleolar fracture? ... (7 replies)
Broken ankle
Oct 10, 2013
... ch snaped the ankle to the left which cliped the 4th and 5th metatarsal as the ankle and foot bent left.they did surgury for the tibia and ligiments they set the fibula and the two broken foot bones without hardwhare. ... (13 replies)
... diabetic. Good luck....I am recovering myself from surgery from posterior tibial tendon transfer, calcaneous osteotomy, achilles lengthening, and reduction of a fibula fracture.... ... (7 replies)
Fibula fracture
Apr 20, 2012
... e of days ago at work. the xray showed it was a clean break so its not too major but i was still in alot of pain and had swelling i am in a plaster cast now with crutches and will be going back next week for a follow up. ... (1 replies)
... rays and stated that I have a Distal Fibula Fracture aka broken ankle. They sent me home in a walking boot and crutches and I see the ortho doc on Tuesday. I have never broken a bone before and I hope I never do again! Talk about painful! Thk goodness for pain meds.. ... (3 replies)
RE: Broken Ankle
Jun 12, 2010
... weight on ankle. I am hoping to get rid of the crutches in another 10 days. Hope you can find a solution to your boot problem, if not an aircast. ... (7 replies)
... Now my doctor is prescribing a Bone Growth Stimulator that I need to wear at night. I am a smoker,so that is a big factor in the bone not healing. I have been on crutches for 3 months now and may have to be on them for alot longer time. ... (10 replies)
... May 2007 I broke my fibula down near the ankle and I had a steel plate and 7 screws. I also tore a ligament in the same ankle. ... (10 replies)
... Well, minor breaks do heal to the point you can carefully start to use the limb again in about a month. For some breaks, they let you walk in a cast even sooner. Especially if you are a kid, but I'm guessing you're not. Putting weight on it actually promotes bone density, once it's healed most of the way, and will start reversing your muscle loss. Take a few steps with... (10 replies)
... trying 2 crutches with varying levels of pressure, one crutch alone, one crutch and a railing, one crutch and the counter, etc. ... (28 replies)
... I broke my ankle some years ago and mine never healed properly. I feel my doctor didn't pay enough attention to how it was healing and that caused me more ankle and foot problems. In my case, he casted it for 3 weeks, had me on crutches, sent me right back to work (where I had to walk a lot), and I struggled getting around and had to take the bus. He pushed me back on my... (2 replies)
... hi i broke my ankle on the 24th of february and got my cast on the 1st of december. It's... the 19th now and my ankles been feeling a lot better (i have a little big of knee pain i dont know why). The cast i got on was a normal cast but the orthopedist said i could walk in it. he also gave me this shoe.... when do u think i should start walking without crutches? should i... (2 replies)

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