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... pin removal didn't really hurt....felt maybe a slight slight twinge and I could feel it slide...... ... (11 replies)
... and I had one external pin on the top of my foot but it came out after about 2 weeks. Also I never heard of a dissolvable internal pin. I had one pin internal also and had that removed with surgery after about 18 months because my foot was still swelling. BTW the external pin removal was nothing. ... (11 replies)
... I had two external pins in the right foot. Absolutely no pain when they were removed. A little tugging, but painfree. I felt so much more comfortable with the pins out because they pulled the skin too taut. My recovery went much better post-pin removal. I was partial WB most of the time, so I have nothing to tell you regarding stepping on the foot for the first time in... (11 replies)

... screw and one exterior pin. I am schuled to have my exterior pin removed this Friday. ... (11 replies)
Pin Removal
Jul 23, 2003
... I had bunion surgery and some repairs done on my second toe on July 2, 03. I went 2 days ago, which was day 19 to have a pin removed from the second toe. The doctor was unable to remove it. I was told to return in a week and it would be easier to remove. ... (4 replies)
... I had my pin removed from my second toe four days ago seven weeks after bunion surgery. Since the pin was removed my toe is very swollen. Has anybody else faced this problem? ... (0 replies)
Bunion surgery
Mar 29, 2016
... I'm new here and scheduled for bunion surgery in the next couple of weeks. ... (3 replies)
... aligned the bones and placed the pin. The tailor bunion side was more unusual. My doctor cut at an angle, and placed the bones a bit off kilter, fixed with a pin. ... (4 replies)
... Thank you for replying. I have 2 permanent screws in my 5th metatarsal for the tailor bunion and a dissolvable pin in my big toe bunion area. I have what looks like a bunion still. Not as big as it was. My main concern now is the swelling and I am not walking yet. ... (15 replies)
... Hi, I had my bunion and hammertoe surgery 4 weeks ago.dressings came off 2 days ago and pin removal also. I have started my exercises on my big toe now and have to do that for 8 weeks. ... (7 replies)
... I had hammertoe and had two toes fused. I wanted to let you know that you don't have to waist your energy on worrying about the pin removal. I was really worried about that also. The doctor pulled them out of my toes and all I could really feel was pressure. It didn't hurt at all. ... (20 replies)
... I have found it fascinating to read the broad degrees of pain people have experienced from similar surgeries! Having said that, there are lots of different bunion surgeries available and many other factors come into play when applying such trauma to the feet which would affect a patient's recovery. ... (20 replies)
... Definitely wait for the pin removal and speak with your doctor. The warm bath method works well. ... (12 replies)
... pin removal and also what your foot felt like after 5 weeks. ... (0 replies)
... Hello again. I just had a long pin removed from my second toe osteotomy. it was a long pin and there is a second one left to be removed. ... (0 replies)
... My first experience with stitches and their removal was last June after double bunion surgery on my right foot. The removal didn't hurt, but he did tug. I would suggest you not look if you get quesey. My most important advice is to not walk too much after the removal. ... (2 replies)
Bunion Surgery
Nov 19, 2008
... I am 3 weeks post surgery. I had severe nerve pain up until yesterday when they removed the pin. Today is so much better and the pin removal didn't hurt at all. It looks like I will be having some pain and swelling for some time yet. I wish I would have known the recovery time was going to be so long. ... (19 replies)
... I'm 7 weeks post op bunion surgery. I just had my exterior pin removed at 6 wks. and still have a dissolvable pin in place. I noticed after the ex pin removal, my big toe points towards the ground. Now, my 2nd and 3rd toe are starting to lift like in a hammertoe. ... (4 replies)
... I has a pin removed after bunionnette surgery. ... (11 replies)
... The doc told me that the internal dissolvable pin is made out of a material that will dissolve into the bone within 7 months. I'm assuming it's fairly new because I'd never heard of them before either. ... (11 replies)


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