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... To make a long story short I have mild arthritis in my right big toe and a little bunion because of it. ... (2 replies)
... Had the hard cast put on yesterday, which was day 5 post op. Saw my foot and even though it's still swollen, bruised, has stitches anb pins sticking out, I am thrilled with how it looks! My pain is minimal, but I am following instructions and keep it elevated all the time, only getting up to use the bathroom, change clothes, and take my sponge bath. Icing it regularly and... (15 replies)
... Hi all! I had bunion surgery with osteotomy on 11/19/12. I have 2 screws that will stay inside my foot. The surgery went great and I have been in very little pain. I only have taken a few pain meds. I have been walking in a surgical boot since leaving the hospital. After using ice and staying off of it for 2 days, I have pretty much gone back to my normal levels of... (6 replies)

... e. I only took pain meds for a day. I am in a walking boot and have probably been on it more than I should be. But it really feels ok. My toes are all really bruised and swollen, but not too painful. I go for my first post op appointment tomorrow. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks for your response! Good luck with your left foot tailor's bunion / bunion surgery this Friday. I will be sending healthy, successful-surgery thoughts your way! Yes, very frustrating to still be partial-weight-bearing this long after surgery. The two potential diagnoses I've gotten are (1) nerve entrapment (which would be a little odd, because I don't really have any... (4 replies)
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... I am now 11 weeks post bunionectomy and I am also having top of the foot pain which worsens with walking. I was told to ice, take 200 mg of Advil 3 times a day and limit the activity for my foot. The pain seemed to almost go away and now it is back. I have a PT appointment in 3 days. I am wondering how you are doing and whether or not you started PT. thanks. (4 replies)
... ed to ice my feet so I haven't. They are bandaged very tightly and I have surgical shoes to walk in. From what I can see my 2nd toes on both feet are slightly bruised but there appears to be no swelling. ... (2 replies)
... It has been 11 weeks since my bunion surgery and I do not have any pain at the bunion site, but I have extreme pain on the top of my foot. ... (4 replies)
... I had bunion surgery 10 months ago and still in the recovery mode. grr. I wanted to let you know that my foot was bruised a lot, too. My ortho doc who is a foot specialist told me to expect the bruising and not to worry. ... (7 replies)
... is bruising of the big toe normal and big toe and the toe next to it is still puffy and around where bunion was,when will the puffiness go away? ... (8 replies)
... ok fat toe a little bruised and can not bend big toe..how long? ... (8 replies)
... s in the foot. Foot is farthest away from the heart. I thought perhaps I was beiing over dramatic or over sensetive but after speaking to several who also said bunion surgery was excrutiating I felt more comforted to hear it was not me. ... (15 replies)
... i had a scarf procedure 9 weeks ago to correct a small but painful bunion. The recovery was ok i went back to work on week 6 however i can get a flat shoe on now but my foot still swells and i am finding it difficult to walk without limping. This is mainly because of the very painful 'bruised' feeling under my big toe joint. i can bend my toe both ways easily and this does... (2 replies)
... The doc was very surprised how bruised it still is 11 weeks on. ... (20 replies)
... I had a very similar surgery like you. I'm 20 yrs old and I also had my bunion cut at the side with my big toes broken and realigned with a temporary screw. My surgery was done Oct. 2 and today marks my 6th week post. ... (14 replies)
... terday. Its a little bit easier for me to get off the couch and the walking dosen't hurt as bad, not taking as much pain med either. Not sure if my feet are very bruised or red, i'm really tempted to removed the bandages but i'm resisting. ... (21 replies)
... Hi- I talked with my doctor on Monday and he was very suprised that my recovery has been so slow. He doesn't have an answer why other than to say I bruised & swelled immediately when I was given the Novacaine during surgery. He said that was unusual. It has now been 2 months since surgery and my foot is now swollen past the ankle because I have been trying to walk more. ... (87 replies)
... I thought I'd give you my two cents, too..having had my bunionectomy surgery (one screw) with the removal of a bone spur at the other end of the metotarsal (sp) just last Thursday. I was awake through most of the surgery, chatting away with the doctors and nurses, was in recovery for 20 min, my boyfriend took me out to breakfast, then we went home. This whole time I was... (13 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Feb 4, 2009
... it's surgery and they cut your bone.. so yes he's lying about "no pain".. now as I say that it's more of an uncomfortable soreness, nothing you can't push through with some anti-inflammatories and maybe even some narcotics for the first few days. The swelling often causes the most discomfort since it pushes out against the bandages and your foot will be pretty bruised. I... (19 replies)


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