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... 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)
... 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)

... This is round 2 for me with ligament reconstruction, on the same ankle...round 1 was when I was 16 turning 17. ... (21 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)
... I would suggest you call the hospital or surgical center and talk to the staff there. ... (21 replies)
... so I'd rather not put any in there. It's a 14g piercing which is 3 sizes bigger than the "average" ear piercing that you would find someone getting at Claire's or something...dental floss might do for that, but not for something this much bigger! ... (21 replies)
... Are these piercings on your ankle or anywhere close to the surgical site? ... (21 replies)
... I don't think you can really get better than that! It's not form fitting, but since I'll only be bathing, not swimming or anything, I don't really see why that matters. I did see Xerosox in my search though... ... (21 replies)
... hand. It came in handy three years later when I needed the same surgery on my left hand. They are wonderful!! It is a waterproof cover for your foot, leg, hand, or arm. It sucks out all of the air, so it is very form fitting. ... (21 replies)
... No, I don't. I also don't know if I'm getting the On-Q...still gotta figure out how to ask. (21 replies)
... Do you have a Polar Cube with ankle wrap or something similar that runs continuous ice water through the wrap? ... (21 replies)
... years and both have failed. The first one was a brostrom but that failed and my ligaments became lax again. Then I ended up having a complete ligament reconstruction with cadaver tendon and tendon tublarization and debridement last year. ... (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 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)


Associated Tags: brostrom procedure, osteochondritis dissecans, perineal reconstruction

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