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... are torn...again. The ankle is also really loose. So, he has put me in a hard cast for 4 weeks to see if the ligaments will repair themselves and not rush right into surgery at this point. Then after the cast, it's back into a boot. What fun! ... (15 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
Nov 17, 2004
... I agree with the oddity of it all. My original injury was 10 years ago, and I just had the surgery last March. I was walking around just fine, then I was on crutches in a cast for six weeks (then walking in a boot for several more weeks while doing PT). As for the planning, go to your DMV and get a form for a temporary handicap thing, take it to your doctor to get it... (11 replies)
Brostrom Procedure
Nov 17, 2004
... and yet I am having this surgery in 6 days and will be in a cast for 6 weeks. Really strange. It seems that if you are going to be in a cast for 6 weeks you usually break your ankle or have some sort of traumatic event where you can't walk at all. ... (11 replies)

Brostrom Procedure
Nov 16, 2004
... I had a Brostrom Repair in August '03. I was in a NWB cast for three weeks then in a CAM walker for five, then a soft lace ankle brace. ... (11 replies)
... Hi, I had a brostrom with my peroneal tendon repair, my ortho said its the same recovery process so I will try my best to answer your questions. ... (4 replies)
... they have to keep checking it so you get the cast cut off a lot. I had 3 different fiberglass casts in 5 weeks! ... (21 replies)
... The procedure went as planned, or maybe even better! ... (21 replies)
... I know I'm a bit late here, so good luck with the procedure tomorrow! ... (21 replies)
... Some doctors do put people in boot and not cast after Bromstrom surgery. I had one doctor who told me he would put me in boot, but the doctor I choose put me in cast. ... (5 replies)
... e procedure, so that I've got help and hopping around to cook or clean or anything. And either when the pain is low enough or I've got my fiberglass cast rather than the plaster surgical one, I'll go home. ... (21 replies)
... ent was to slightly change casting positions every 2 weeks. At 6 weeks he wiggled it very slightly to see how tight the repairs were. At 10 weeks when my final cast came off he let me move it myself for the first time. ... (7 replies)
... I have had experience with 2 ankle surgeries. My first surgery was a brostrom procedure and ankle scope. ... (7 replies)
... Fast forward to this summer. I had my surgery on June 12. I had a microfracture chondroplasty with debridement and an open modified Brostrom procedure. ... (1 replies)
... I will be going back to my doctor-the screw theory was from my second opinion- but in the scan I definitely saw something- maybe bone anchor? You are right- maybe the overall increased inflammation is causing it. I just hope it isn't my body rejecting the screws (which my PT warned could happen). (18 replies)
... They don't use screws with most Brostrom procedures so I'm a little confused. They do use either bone anchors or anchoring sutures that are close to the surface and can rub and irritate the tendons. ... (18 replies)
... Hi. I had peroneal repair, Brostrom procedure and a scope in June. ... (2 replies)
... that seems fast. It sounds a bit like he is expecting to only do the Brostrom which doesn't require quite as long to recover but still isn't minor surgery. But different doctors are different. ... (15 replies)
... inch incision on the side of my ankle and did the brostrom procedure. I was very surprised when i woke up to have a huge 10 lb plaster cast on my foot when she had told me i would be put in a boot right away. ... (22 replies)
... this being the lesser invasive procedure....OR I could go into a more invasive surgery that is non anatomical and permanent, etc. I chose to do the Brostrom procedure again because I didn't feel it was the TYPE of surgery that caused the issues. ... (22 replies)
... I had a brostrom procedure with a tendon transfer a little over three weeks ago. I got my staples out and was put in a cast on December 29. I'm non weight bearing until February 13th. Yesterday I went in because of burning around my incision site. ... (2 replies)

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