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... I ended up going back to the doctor's office to start PT. When the physical therapist felt my foot and leg, she said, "Oh my gosh...your foot and leg are freezing". She had started putting electrodes on my foot and leg so she could start therapy. When she found out I had a history of epilepsy as a child, she said she could not do therapy as it could triger a seizure. She... (19 replies)
... yes i have had two opartion's the 1st op i had a infetion and that took a bout a week or two and 2nd which i just had is in the heling prosear have you ever bash your oparated foot it harts like hell the opartion the i had was a scar ofopamey (11 replies)
... I am going through this right now. Please tell me what they did. I had a second surgery to clean out the infection, but it came back after they took me off the antibiotics (11 replies)

... I had a bunion removed and a 2nd metatarsal osteotomy 9 weeks ago. At 3 weeks post op I developed an infection and the wound split open resulting in a big recovery setback. I still cannot put ANY weight at all on my foot. ... (2 replies)
... Then, at 3 weeks post op I developed severe pain and fever and was diagnosed with a deep staph infection and the wound split right open. So now I am on high dose antibiotics for at least 4 weeks and feel constantly ill and sick. ... (11 replies)
... nd if I have to take more time, I will. I thank God for the short term disability program that my company has for it's employees. I had the entire foot done. The bunion and four hammer toes and it is so swollen by mid afternoon till it feels as if the back of my toes will split open at any time. I guess I need to stay propped. ... (14 replies)
... long the recovery was, how I would not walk for months, how this and how that....I knew a friend who, they said this...it goes on and on. Every surgery case and bunion operation can be different. My understanding is that there are over 100 different procedures that can be done. ... (0 replies)
... I am curious now about the split PTT. My ATT was split in my original surgery, and I had a 1st MT dorsiflexion osteotomy and a calcaneal heel slide. In January of 2008, I had a bunion removed and MTP fusion. ... (3 replies)
... a dorsal bunion with flexion of only 10 degrees. ... (23 replies)
... Hi Teddie, I agree with you, and I certainly do not want to go through all that agin, it's so depressing and frustrating. I think I will call teh surgeon to see if it is okay to remove the bandages, as I was able to do that last time at four weeks. Also, last time at 6 weeks I started walking FWB, which is why I was wondering if it ok to start walking again. I am... (240 replies)
... t even have to buy any new shoes to accommodate the swelling. I too also have a bunion on my right foot and I will be waiting to see how the left foot turns out! Please do keep us posted and I look forward to reading them. ... (240 replies)
... not worse than it did before the surgery! It's swollen and my toe still turns in. I had to wear the boot for 7 weeks and I've had a separater on each day and a split on every night which I'm supposed to do for 1 more month.... ... (13 replies)
... I have very dry, rough skin on the bottom of me feet (especially the heels) and I tried the Gold Bond Healing Skin Therapy Lotion (bought it at a drug store). FABULOUS stuff!! I use it twice a day and my feet now feel like a baby's bottom! My right foot just had bunion surgery & now that the bandages are off, my podiatrist wants me to put cocoa butter on the incision &... (4 replies)
... and then a few years after that a bone spur on the outside of my foot was shaved off with the tendon from my ankle being reattached with a pin, and I also had a bunion removed on the outside of my foot. Now my arch has almost totally collapsed. I have pain in the foot, arch, and ankle. ... (6 replies)
... I see that the knee walker can have a "split" pad for the knee or a solid pad...I read somewhere the split had something to do with accommodating a hard cast. ... (5 replies)
... Hi. I have been reading these great boards here ever since I learned I was having bunion surgery. ... (7 replies)
... r original dr said you need a fusion so i am not understanding. just because one dr did the first surgery doesnt mean another dr wont do another surgery. i had bunion surgery and i still dont know why bones split apart. i would use an orthopedic foot surgeon. you need to get your foot taken care of. ... (3 replies)
... were commenting that this is the worst bunion they had seen. I'm anxious to see what my foot looks like. It is just bandaged with a split and ace bandage. I go in Tuesday to get it checked out, stitches removed, and then put into a cast. ... (6 replies)
... I think the most common type of bunion procedure is the osteotomy. The doctor goes in your foot from the top, and split the long bone that goes from your ankle area to your great toe. ... (2 replies)
... and they have to disintegrate on their own. Although my gauze was removed I am now in a cloth split to keep my toe straight and an ace bandage around it and then my full to knee air boot. One week out he said I could get the foot wet but not to immerse. ... (14 replies)


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