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... I had the same thing happen to me but it was in my middle toe. It was a "smart toe implant" that broke. I was experiencing a bruise like pain 9 months after hammertoe surgery and knew something was wrong. Sure enough it had broken. ... (2 replies)
... rays clearly showed the break, which has since started to heal but not in a straight line. I also have bad bunion issues, which may have stressed out the other toe bones and added to the fracture happening in the first place. ... (0 replies)
... Thank you for the information, I have never broken anything on my body before. I did it on Thursday, and to make matters worse, my Dad had a pace maker operation the following day, but the care home took him. ... (5 replies)

... on the right foot two years ago at age 48. The bone below the toe was cut and a temporary pin was inserted. I thought the little toe side would heal quicker, but learned that it took longer because the blood circulation is less on the outside of the foot. ... (5 replies)
... d from the rest of his foot. The emergency room doctor recommended an orthopedist who is giving him the choice of surgery with a pin to straighten the toe, or taping with the probability that the toe will remain crooked, though not so much. ... (2 replies)
Bunion surgery
Oct 30, 2002
... I had my left bone broken and screwed and big toe broken with a pin inserted and some sort of lengthening thing inserted. ... (2 replies)
... rays looked exactly the same, big old piece still broken off. We asked about it. He said there was nothing to be done and basically suck it up and start wearing a shoe. ... (5 replies)
... Hi Everyone...I had surgery on both feet 6 weeks ago...both bunions and hammertoes. THree weeks ago I had the stitches removed and yesterday I had the 6 pins removed. ... (3 replies)
... years. My car accident was in 1976 and I broke my right femur and ankle. I was put into traction for 6 weeks for the femur and a short leg cast below where the pin went through my tibia for my broken ankle. ... (4 replies)
Broken foot
Jun 6, 2012
... le was injured until a few hours later when I tried to put weight on it and couldn't and had extreme pain. My husband is a doctor and looked at it and felt I had broken it but I still waited till the next day to be sure before I went. ... (15 replies)
... For the bunionectomy , a small piece of wedge shaped bone will be removed from my toe, and my toe will be straightened, and held in place by a steel screw or pin. The screw or pin will be removed about 6 months later. ... (7 replies)
... I had a bunionectomy on my right foot on Dec 8th. Also had a temporary pin placed in the 2nd toe to correct hammertoe. ... (0 replies)
... At first I thought life was over because it was terrible, I had throbbing and pin like sensations in my feet all day and night. ... (9 replies)
Fusion of Big Toe
Oct 14, 2009
... and the other one didn't. I had a pin in the 2nd toe, but only screws and plates in the big toe. ... (162 replies)
... I have one of the best doctors in Central Texas. I think he agonizes more on the outcome of the first surgery than I do. I'm 63 and have been a very active person all my life. I'm not sure what happened. I don't have osteoporosis, but I'm sure my bones are getting old. ... (162 replies)
... What was the pain like for you? There are so many kinds of bunion surgery. I'm most interested in hearing what the other orthopedists say next week in terms of that. The first guy, a podiatrist, recommends Bunion Lapidus surgery, which involves screws. I have other ankle issues from an ankle fusion, so I'm wanting to be very careful about what the next steps look like.... (15 replies)
... As far as I know i had a bunionectomy I also had a pie wedge of bone removed from my big toe to straighten it Therefore I had a pin in my toe and a absorbable pin in my foot where he removed the bunion. My dr told me the recovery is as if you have broken bones in your foot. ... (15 replies)
... i have had several removed. it does not hurt at all. if you have a weak stomach just do not look at it. be careful about turning it in your toe to make sure it is loose. i had one to break off in my toe. i did not know it until the doc went to pull it and only half came out. ... (6 replies)
... s alot, so, it's affirming to know you are going through something similar. I have been doing aggressive PT, and, I now have an almost 90 degree bend, in my big toe joint.......but PT has been painful and has increased my swelling. I had my bone broken in my big toe and then right above the toe, towards the ankle. ... (28 replies)
... I am 3 months post op. I had the bunion cut down and the main toe bone broken. I had two pins to hold the toe stable. The pins were not pushed through and sat on nerves inside my foot. ... (28 replies)


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