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... 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. My left ankle bromstrom failed due to a traumatic injury and... (2 replies)
... snapped in half. In June of 2016 I had an ankle ligament brostrom repair that was successful. I was three weeks non weight bearing and then eight weeks physical therapy. The pain and recovery was not terrible. ... (2 replies)
... retinaculum repair and brostrom so similar to you. I also still have limited range of motion but it does get better and I notice little improvements each week. ... (5 replies)

... r peroneal tendon repair, Brostom, repair of the superior peroneal reticulum and reduction of the peroneal tubercle in August 2016. I am about 18 weeks out from surgery now. ... (3 replies)
... I've kept saying I need to post again on here. This board was SUCH a help to me during my surgery recovery and rehab. But like many people I only posted while I was still struggling and still in pain. ... (0 replies)
... I just started walking up the stairs one foot in front of the other, going downstairs is much harder. I am told my inversion will not be the same because of the brostrom tightening my ligaments, but the other directions should improve with therapy. Do you see improvements each week? ... (6 replies)
IWalk 2.0
Jan 12, 2017
... eek and it was tough. I am still using the knee scooter to get around at work because I can only tolerating walking short distances. This will get better I am in physical therapy and see improvement each week. ... (11 replies)
... Thanks Newleftside, Am really glad its worked out and yes have been noticing a huge difference since week 11 or 12 and am now about week 13. That's great news that it should be doable I am certainly feeling a lot better. Osteopath stirred it up a little this past week but am just allowing it to recover a little but am still able to do some things such as cooking meals and... (2 replies)
... weeks into my physical therapy rehabilitation and was beginning to go up and down stairs. ... (2 replies)
... days you will be completely exhausted from the anesthetics still in your system. For my surgery they put in a nerve block behind my knee, this was supposed to wear off after 48 hrs, but took close to a week. ... (7 replies)
... Hey, I know that this response is really late, but I had a Brostrom done back in June, so I can tell you a bit about my experience. I'm 17, and I do track and dance, so I understand where you're coming from. ... (4 replies)
... i don't know how much my physical therapy played a roll? ... (4 replies)
2nd Surgery Help
Jan 14, 2016
... metimes they don't know what they are going to do until they can open up your foot and see what's going on in there. I just scanned Wiki to get an idea of what a Brostrom was. ... (11 replies)
... i also had my first surgery last year. ... (3 replies)
... A highly celebrated ankle surgeon did a Brostrom repair, and now I spend most of my time in a wheelchair. ... (15 replies)
... t my foot down in boot with the crutches. within weeks i was allowed to put full weight just around the house and i did this just fine and dumped the crutches. physical therapy and massage machines started before the first month. this progressed each week, things like the side to side motions didn't come until later. ... (25 replies)
... physical therapy scared me as well but again minor stuff for me, i was just paranoid at them massaging me and stretching too far. ... (25 replies)
... I was thinking the same thing. Also the fact that I only did physical therapy for about 6 weeks and then the insurance company denied any more therapy sessions. Even the OS agreed that I needed more therapy. ... (8 replies)
... rays showed no breaks initially. After about 3 weeks I started physical therapy which did not improve the situation. An MRI showed a non displaced talus fracture and medial maleoulous fracture with bone bruising. ... (35 replies)
... I had a Brostrom 6 weeks ago, it was my fourth surgery on my ankle. ... (4 replies)


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