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... of course being on crutches we aren't putting weight on our foot. so the muscles get a little weak and more stress is put on the heel and side of foot so i can see that being part of problem. also, any time a bone is broken like they did in my surgery the bone trys to heal itself. ... (22 replies)
... Thanks for the response. I fell off of a ladder and I broke my heel into four pieces on Jan 28th, I did not have any displacement so as I mentioned before I did not need any surgery. ... (34 replies)
... weeks. I hobble to the store in a soft boot and heel walk around the house. This is the first week I've been without the crutches. My body says ice and elevate... ... (7 replies)

... It's not unusual to have intense pain for weeks following surgery. But once it has been a month it is time to have the doc explain what he feels is causing it to persist. ... (50 replies)
... My husband cracked his heel playing flag football when he was 36. It fully healed and he has had no problems with it. He is still very active, plays hockey 3 nights a week, and he is 41. ... (1 replies)
... had two metal plates, 24 screws, 10 wires and cadaver bone. He was in a wheelchair for four months and went back to work one year after surgery. He worked part time and in immense pain for about 6 months...then the doctor decided to take out the hardware to see if that was the cause of his pain. ... (10 replies)
... e, purple, and swollen. A new complete cast was put on clear to my knee and I was to wear that for four more weeks. Then I was fitted with another cast at that time for another three weeks. Each time my doc would position my foot to where it would be in the position as if you were walking. ... (21 replies)
... It's been a whole year since my accident. It took 9 screws and a plate to put my heel and arch back together. My doc suggested back then that I may want to have the hardware removed after a year. ... (1 replies)
... I broke my right heel into 5 large pieces and pulverized quite a bit of the softer inside bone. I was hiking and jumped down about 8 feet onto a boulder. ... (88 replies)
Calcaneus fx
Jun 21, 2005
... vating the foot A LOT and doing A LOT of non wieght bearing exercises for your leg and foot the numbness should have dimminished dramatically by now. Definitely time to get real answers from the doc. I had the same problem with the ball of the foot because I was cheating and not using my whole forefoot to step off. ... (3 replies)
... or i wore them too aggresively, and that needs some further healing time.... ... (205 replies)
... bearing is to be avoided as it will lead to excessive swelling, stiffness and delayed recovery." It makes this injury a bummer when the length of healing time itself creates the need to recover the uninjured but disused parts. ... (205 replies)
... Eight years ago I spent the 4th getting my heel screwed back together. ... (88 replies)
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... Yeah, broken heels suck! ... (7 replies)
... ed red and swollen for a long time, I want to say until the casts came off they were visible and the skin was different. I know they were tender for a good long time because I remember asking the PT to try not to put pressure on them during my evaluation at 10 or 11 weeks out. ... (9 replies)
... I was 57 years old at the time of my fall, just two weeks shy of my 58th birthday. ... (16 replies)
... On July 19th of this year, I had a fall at work which resulted in a communited fracture of my left heel. The bone was pretty badly broken requiring surgery. I was lucky in that my physician was able to screw it back together without doing the huge L incision on my foot however . ... (1 replies)
... I shattered my right Calcaneus in a head on collision after my vehicle rolled onto its roof. I also had a broken left wrist and a compression fracture of my L1 vertebra in my back on June 13, 2014. I'm currently about 15 weeks out from my accident. ... (62 replies)
... monstrate one of the tests that I failed by walking basically in circles instead of forward when my vision was blocked and I had to do something else at the same time so that I couldn't just think about my foot placement. ... (6 replies)


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