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... stay relaxed and cool during the summer heat, but I have been using flip flops. These flip flops are expensive and have arch support, but they of course offer no ankle support. ... (0 replies)
... Oh how I wish that read this back when you first sprained your ankle. Your story is very much like mine. ... (51 replies)
... ly don't remember much. Op took about an hour. Don't recall anything discussed by the surgeon. At the end the drapes were taken down and the surgeon showed me my ankle and then had it resting against his chest so it could be splinted in the right spot. ... (15 replies)

... Just released last week from rehab for a modiefied Brostrom repair myself. ... (6 replies)
... Hello everyone. I just joined and I found this site while searching Google because I am bored and also having my second ankle surgery in a year on Monday. I know this is terribly long, but if you are anything like me, you like to know every detail of people's ankle injuries. ... (6 replies)
2nd ATFL repair
Oct 11, 2015
... I'm starting to look at all avenues at the moment and probably worrying myself more than I should be. I can't see another ATFL repair working. Unless something has gone pop inside then it just isn't working for me specifically. I accept that there will always be problems with it. ... (4 replies)
2nd ATFL repair
Oct 11, 2015
... so I'm not sure how much they had to work with from the AFTL. Whatever was done did heal well but my surgeon told me that the repairs are not perfect and the ankle will be vulnerable with any activities that risk twisting it. I have a brace to prevent that for sports, yard work, etc. ... (4 replies)
... n on the gas or slam on brakes when needed after 2.5 wks. Not to mention you may not be completely off pain meds. Not trying to scare you, but just giving you my story and perspective having been through both your possible procedure scenarios and their respective recoveries. ... (15 replies)
... AFTL and CFTL and had the modified Brostrom procedure as well as 2 other surgeries in June. I am 21 weeks out now. ... (4 replies)
... Here is the briefest version of my story. I am a 32 year old female, and I injured my ankle jumping on a trampoline in April 2012. It was obvious something was very wrong so I went to the ER. ... (6 replies)
... Hey! I'm so sorry you had all this done! I've had most of this done just in 2 different operations (and my synovectomy was different), but in my 2nd surgery, I had about the equivalent of it: Brostrom (2 ligaments), retinaculum repair, peroneal tendon repair, debridement of scar tissue (from injury and first surgery), and fibular osteotomy for groove deepening so my peroneal... (25 replies)
... Hi! Welcome to the Boards! My story is similar to yours. Long time history of ankle sprains, ankle instability, pain, etc. ... (38 replies)
... Hey Hollywood Yes I am having bone pain, I just didn't know why I was having it!! It feels good to walk without crutches and the pain has decreased since he took me out of the boot and put me in the lace up boot instead. I still have a scab where the boot was rubbing on the incision though - I guess i had something "growing" on the scab cause of the rubbing or... (80 replies)
... c it was supper skinny thin and sat behind the ankle so virtually unnoticeable! ... (80 replies)
... I just had a STAR ankle replacement on Dec. 6th. of last year, so I'm 7 weeks out. ... (44 replies)
... at the same time. My OS told me that it would be pointless to do the OATS and not fix the ligaments since a loose ankle will just keep banging around and keep the OATS and I had a microfracture in another area at the same time, from healing. ... (16 replies)
... I'm glad your surgery went well and that your surgeon listened to you and found and fixed the problem. I am sorry that you are in so much pain. I bet you do miss your PCA pump from your previous surgery! Your previous surgery was so much more involved than this one! I didn't have a PCA pump for my first surgery either (modified Brostrom) and I won't for this 2nd surgery my... (16 replies)
... Our story sounds similar, also, because I originally injured myself a year and a half ago and finally got sick of dealing with my ankle giving out, swelling and hurting all the time. ... (3 replies)
... which i imagine is the same as the Brostrom procedure? ... (3 replies)
... Haha, thanks, Hollywood! That story is great. ... (10 replies)


Associated Tags: ankle injury, ankle instability, ankle ligament reconstruction recovery, brostrom, lateral ligament repair, lateral ligament surgery, ligament repair

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