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... type thing that attaches to the bottom of my cast, which I am using instead of a walking boot. I am supposed to gradually progress from partial weight bearing to full weight bearing over the next week while wearing the sandal thing and the cast. ... (3 replies)
... Did your doctor say that they would need to remove the cast and put your leg into a walking boot at some point? ... (3 replies)
... fib. 2 weeks post op I was put into a hard cast for 8 weeks NWB. July 23 I went in and got a walking boot, still NWB. Doc said everything was looking great. August 6th I had the long screw removed and was told to start weight bearing. ... (0 replies)

Broken Fibula
Jun 13, 2015
... Back in April I fell at a concert and broke my fibula near my foot. The orthopedic doctor told me that it might not need surgery if the ankle mortise did not spread and gave me a follow up a week later. ... (0 replies)
... Today I am 10 weeks out from a broken fibula that didn't need surgery. Was put into a boot right away and non weight bearing for about 7.5 weeks. ... (2 replies)
... I broke my fibula 2 years ago last August. I did not have to have surgery and the bone healed nicely in 8 weeks. However! ... (12 replies)
Broken ankle
Mar 21, 2011
... The fact that you are in a walking boot shows that the fracture wasn't a bad one. ... (3 replies)
Broken ankle
Mar 20, 2011
... I broke my ankle about two wks ago and I went to the Ortho doc and he has me wearing a walking boot for now. He gave me pain meds and I have had to take them everyday for the pain. I have never broken anything before, so is that normal to still be in pain? ... (3 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)
... I broke my ankle about 7 weeks ago also i chipped my bone. They put me in a walking boot because my Dr said it wasn't too bad. ... (1 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)
... My experience is a broken fibula, surgically repaired, and stretched and scarred ligaments, untouched. 11 weeks in fiberglass casting, now in a boot. ... (5 replies)
... Anyone done damage to their foot while wearing the boot or have advice for me? ... (3 replies)
... I was in a speed skating accident that ended up with me breaking my fibula and my tibia bone shifted over 3x more than it should be. I believe I tore ligaments as well if I recall what the doctor said. ... (2 replies)
... Another thing 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. ... (3 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)
... bearing at week 3, but was told to advance gradually, and to use my walking boot. Trust me, it is the only shoe I even want on right now because it disperses the pressure very well. ... (0 replies)
... and my fibula was broken in 2 places. ... (1 replies)
... Expo, Peny, Jane, Mary, Britt, Diane, you are all heroes! I am so thankful you're here. I don't know how anyone could go through this without a group like this for knowledge, support, advise, and encouragement! We are NOT putting ourselves through this pit of Hades for sheer entertainment value, and anyone who thinks we are can bite me!!! My Doctors (Current OS as well as... (28 replies)
... Not in exactly the same position you are, but was close. I had 3 torn ligaments repaired, 1 torn tendon repaired, and then I had the distal end of my fibula broken by the surgeon to deepen the groove where the tendons sit so they won't pop out of place anymore. ... (7 replies)


Associated Tags: ankle fracture, ankle injury, boot, calcaneous, injury, talus surgery, tarsal coalition

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