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... he just told me i should be using my foot more. ... (15 replies)
... e and lots of other damage. i played the waiting game from the first doctor until i got surgery so i was stuck in a boot regardless and they were ok with how my bone growth setup. but months later by the time i got to the second doctor and without telling them, they spotted it on their own xrays. ... (2 replies)
... s a really innocent looking injury and I managed to hobble around and play the rest of the game on it. After the game I took off my shoe to find a badly swollen foot and went straight to the emergency room. ... (0 replies)

... of the time I follow that. The foot didn't really hurt too bad at all, and being in the boot is SO much better than the cast. Then June 17th I was given a bone stimulator. Now I don't know if I am doing something wrong or what but the foot is hurting more often.... ... (15 replies)
... hows the foot healing im a mum of 2 and im totally freaked out by this broken bone thing,i broke my 1st and another metatarsal in my foot 5 weeks ago, the 1st 2 weeks i was in plaster than they x rayed me again and put me in an air cast,that was bliss as i could have a bath,they told me not to but how do they exspect you not to wash,then i had a ct scan and told me i was... (15 replies)
... Sorry to hear about your foot. I too broke my 5th metatarsal bone falling down some stairs. ... (15 replies)
... Yeah, the ortho told me that the bone was healing, because the line of the fracture wasn't as noticable the second time around, but it didn't really feel like it was any better, so I really don't know why it wasn't feeling better if it was healing fine. (15 replies)
... I had both the first and fifth met cut and pinned for bunion surgery. I had no idea the fifth met. would be the one to be slow healing. It took a long time for the new growth, at three mos. ... (15 replies)
... res, and it seems that mine's more in the place of where a Jones fracture is supposed to be, because I remember it wasn't completely at the bottom of that little bone that protrudes a little from the side of the foot. So I'm wondering if he's telling me the wrong thing to begin with. ... (15 replies)
... I, too, had a bruise on the side of my foot, but since I was in a cast, I did not seen my foot for 6 weeks before I got a new cast. ... (15 replies)
... you certainly have had your share of foot issues! As for the boot, your foot should never move. ... (3 replies)
... last summer I broke my 4th toe on R. foot. Last week I broke my left fifth metatarsal by falling off a stepping stone. I feel like I'm falling apart. Looking at the x ray the break didn't go all the way through, so no surgery or cast. ... (3 replies)
... Ask for an MRI to check for a fracture of the cuboid bone. Mine did not show on xray but that's what has caused me pain on the lateral side of my foot. If MRI isn't possible I'd skip to treating and just boot it. Unless it's a displaced fracture that's what they'd do anyways. I'm on 4 weeks no weight bearing than 4 more weeks of walking in it (I also have a fibula fracture... (1 replies)
... but the past week i've had no pain when touching it or anything like before, I've been able to place my foot flat on the ground no problem. ... (1 replies)
... I broke my fifth metatarsal just over five weeks ago near the head of the bone at the top and was in a cast for three weeks, I then got told to wear a boot so O have been for the last two weeks. ... (4 replies)
... Last Aug, I fell in a small hole, and snapped a rather large piece off the fifth metatarsal. ... (5 replies)
Painful foot
May 22, 2014
... In January I managed to step on a kids toy and roll my foot out, I went to the er and was told I fractured my sesamoid bone in half. I was still having a lot more pain and went back a couple of weeks later where I was told I also fractured the base of my fifth metatarsal. ... (3 replies)
... Hi .. I broke my fifth metatarsal two weeks ago and was put in a cast .. ... (0 replies)
... ankle. She tells me that my problem is not the broken bone or the tendons from the original injury. I have a flat foot. ... (3 replies)
... I broke my fifth metatarsal at the end of July. After 8 weeks in cast non weight bearing, my doctor took the cast off though the bone was not fully healed. The phsio told me to gradually ease myself of the crutches and I am now down to one crutch almost 4 weeks after the cast came off. ... (1 replies)

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