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... ful, I am also sufficiently freaked out a bit about my upcoming surgery. I have had lifelong flat feet. I have been working with a podiatrist for a couple months and am still having pain. ... (7 replies)
... I have seen quite a few threads on here about driving with a broken foot but wanted to ask some more specific questions. I broke the base of the 5th metatarsal on my right foot about 9 weeks ago. I am still in a boot and non weight bearing for the next two weeks at least. ... (0 replies)
... Hi all. I have a bit of a dilemma and thought I would ask here to maybe get some experience or clarity. In June, I was walking when I stepped on a rock and my ankle buckled, breaking my 5th metatarsal. It is broken at the very base of the bone. No bones were broken off and no tendons were torn or anything like that. ... (1 replies)

... and was put in a walking boot and told to walk on my heel. I am in my sixties and have read that most people are told not to put pressure on the broken foot and use crutches. I return to doctor in two weeks and would prefer not to have it "screwed"as might be the case if it does not show signs of healing. ... (3 replies)
... Three weeks ago, I was diagnosed with a spiral fracture of the metatarsal and a sprained ankle. My doctor put me in a walking boot and told me not to put any weight on the foot for 2 weeks. ... (1 replies)
... I had the same fracture and boot prescription about two and a half months ago. I got terrible back pains from walking on the heel of the boot and using a walker for the first two weeks. ... (57 replies)
... Not good. I am not going to play soccer any more. I hope to run with my daughter and wife. ... (41 replies)
... but they would do something for a broken metatarsal and possibly for a broken big toe especially if you have had a fusion because unless it is the distal joint that is broken, you would have broken the 1st metatarsal now. ... (3 replies)
... cture 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. ... (1 replies)
... i had a jones fracture 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. ... (2 replies)
... Hi! I fractured the base of my fifth metatarsal last Sunday, so 9 days ago. The doctor said I didn't need to get a cast and put me in a boot with directions to not bear weight on my foot for 4 weeks and then we would re evaluate things. I hate the boot! ... (2 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. The doctor said to just wear it for a couple of weeks and then it'll be fixed. ... (4 replies)
... Yes I had a great podiatrist for my neuroma and my planters faciitis release too. Had been going to him for years. ... (5 replies)
... Last Aug, I fell in a small hole, and snapped a rather large piece off the fifth metatarsal. ... (5 replies)
... He said to continue using crutches for the next two weeks, and after that I won't really have to. ... (0 replies)
... ot actually as long as you strap it properly. Then there's the surgical shoe that keeps your foot from bending. That's the one they would normally use use for a broken toe having it taped to the next toe for stabilization. ... (4 replies)
... Just a warning, I had a similar wierd hit and rolled onto my face all in one motion off the bottom step of a step ladder. ... (6 replies)
... Almost 3 weeks ago, I slipped off of a step ladder in my kitchen and landed strangely on the outside of my foot, but it wasn't a typical inversion. ... (6 replies)
... I had a fall around four months ago, where I was in a rush out of the door and rolled my ankle, falling off the front step. I definitely heard and felt something in my midfoot snap, and by the time I had picked myself up off the ground, my food had already started swelling. ... (3 replies)
Broken ankle
Oct 10, 2013
... it was a car accident while driving taxi.someone ran a stop sign and i hit them on the front left.which 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)


Associated Tags: broken foot, calcaneal osteotomy, fifth metatarsal, flat feet, foot and ankle, gastroc recession, metatarsal, reconstructive surgery, rehabilitation, walking boot

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