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... Sorry to hear about your frequent injuries! The main deciding factor in whether to get surgery or not is quality of life and your goals. ... (3 replies)
... Gould ligament reconstruction. ... (2 replies)
... Update on me.... My surgery went well yesterday. Had the Brostrom Lateral Ligament Reconstruction and Talus OCD repair. ... (7 replies)

... I had a brostrom 3 years ago and lateral ligament reconstruction with cadaver and peroneal tendon repair just last year. Both surgeries had similar recovery time. ... (4 replies)
... This is round 2 for me with ligament reconstruction, on the same ankle...round 1 was when I was 16 turning 17. ... (21 replies)
... I am about 4 months post op from a complete lateral ligament reconstruction with cadaver tendon and bone tunnels and also repair of the post tib tendon. I was released from pt 2 weeks ago after being in it for 2 months. ... (2 replies)
... ank you for reply it does put some of my worries at bay, I'm not on my feet all the time at work. I don't work many hours at the moment, I can live with trainer or no shoes until my foot is better. ... (4 replies)
... e cast off six weeks after the surgery. Can't wait! My surgeon has said that after the cast is off, I can WB according to pain, but that I can only wear trainers or go barefoot. I will still need the crutches for a while. ... (4 replies)
... le surgery. However, it is possible. When the incisions are made, they are very close to nerves that run down into your toes, and if those nerves are stretched or assaulted, they can get cranky and go numb, usually temporarily. ... (2 replies)
... I had a brostrom November of last year. ... (7 replies)
... I've been in your shoes more than once. I won't get in to too many details about my surgical history, but my first surgery started with Brostrom repair, peroneal tendon repair and we found at the time of surgery, microfracture for 2 OCD lesions. ... (7 replies)
... I had a Brostrom done last June which is another form of ligament reconstruction. ... (76 replies)
... which is ligament like tissue that holds the ligaments tight to the foot is moved up into the ankle joint and attached to the fibula. This gives greater support. ... (58 replies)
... arches. A new surgeon I went to said that the only solution is surgery but wanted me to wait until at least a year post op to decide if I thought it was worth it or if the pain would subside as I got further into recovery. ... (24 replies)
... Yes it is possible that the Bromstrom failed. The repaired ligaments are not as strong as liagments before injury. The ligament can stretch out over time or you could have done something to retear ligaments. I had bilateral bromstrom failures. I never had bruising or alot of swelling, just pain and instability. ... (2 replies)
... One thing that helped me a lot was that I came home with a nerve block inserted. It was set up to last me 5 days or so. It kept the pain controlled with a constant flow of medicine and once an hour I could get a little extra. ... (4 replies)
... The procedure went as planned, or maybe even better! ... (21 replies)
... totally annoying and I think I would have been fine going slowly or scooting up on my butt, but definitely steps would have been out of the question the first few days. ... (21 replies)
... I've never liked anything on my crutches...and in HS I spent 3 months on crutches! Not the best 3 months of my life lol. At about 500 sq ft, my apartment is small enough that I honestly only imagine using crutches in it. We probably have something like what you're talking about, in fact, I'm almost sure we do...but let me tell you, I'm a stubborn a** individual! After my... (21 replies)
... wheelchairs, crutches, canes, etc. I borrowed a wheelchair from them for 2 months and it was a life saver. It helped me get out of the house and go to the mall or the movies comfortably. If you live in an area that offers those services through the health department that may also help you. ... (21 replies)


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