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... osteotomy in october and was on crutches for 2 months. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks Iceweiden, that was a helpful post. I am about a month ahead of you and have tried similar things to desensitize and soften my scar tissue. It hurts alot, so, it's affirming to know you are going through something similar. ... (28 replies)
... I am 3 months post op. I had the bunion cut down and the main toe bone broken. I had two pins to hold the toe stable. The pins were not pushed through and sat on nerves inside my foot. I think that no one knows what pain is until they have random nerve pain that you can't control. ... (28 replies)

... I had a bone taken out of the base of my big toe. The doctor made the incision along the whole outside of the big toe. I can feel the scar tissue on the side of the incision. I can massage it and that does make it feel better. I do wish that I could break up those fibers that are causing the nerve pain. ... (28 replies)
... Hi KB! I totally sympathize with you on scar nerve pain. ... (28 replies)
... I am dealing with scar tissue nerve pain five months out from surgery. My doctor wants to break up the scar tissue to release the nerve endings with surgery. Has anyone had this surgery and did it work? ... (28 replies)
... This pain is one I had hoped would be resolved with the surgery. It goes from the sesamoids up through the bunion area to where the scar now sits. ... (28 replies)
... lcwieden, you probably are doing too much to your toe and you are irritating it. you have to know your limits. after pt today my therapist found more scar tissue on the bottom of my foot. this is 1 reason my 2nd toe will not bend and there is nothing the dr can do about it. ... (28 replies)
... Everything I have read about scar tissue, adhesions, and particularly keloids, is that if you go in and break it up, or tear it, or anything else, it just builds back again. This is my just continues to build up over and over again. ... (28 replies)
... i wound up with more scar tisssue on my 2nd toe just from hammertoe surgery. i followed everything the dr told me and my toe will not bend on its own. that was over 3 years ago. my new dr cleaned out all the scar tissue and it looks like a new toe. ... (28 replies)
... I think I must be having nerve pain, on the top and around the 4 inch long incision. ... (28 replies)
... Icweiden, I used to get those shooting pains and felt like needles were being put in my toe. Now that I am 5 months out, these have gone away. Someone told me that this is the healing process. ... (28 replies)
... No, my joint doesn't catch. I keep wishing I could pop it though, like I used to and can on my other foot. It just seems like it needs to be popped for some reason. ... (28 replies)
... I use a plastic baggie. Large for the whole foot and just for the toe you could use a small one. ... (28 replies)
... I'm not as flexible as you, but it's improving. I've achieved close to a 90 degree upward flexion by doing pretty painful PT, using my body weight to bend it and my hand. My foot swells after these sessions, but a few weeks ago I was only 45 degrees. Keep at it. ... (28 replies)
... It might very well be that the pins are irritating you. Consider that there isn't much flesh or fat between the bones and the skin. Have you had a recent xray? ... (28 replies)
... of a bag of epsom salts. Because epsom salts have magnesium, it will help you sleep too. But, sitting in that hot bath I can really massage and move the foot. Usually during the day it is so stiff even when I'm massaging it. The bath really helps. ... (28 replies)
... i never had that kind of pain. i agree with you on the placement of the scar. mine is still raw and tender on my left foot and that is where the joint is supposed to move. ... (28 replies)
... It is funny you should say that....I've noticed, and mentioned to my doctor, that the more I work at it, the more that I bend and flex the toe, the stiffer and more swollen it gets. I've told her we should just let it be right now. She insists that I continue to move it. ... (28 replies)
... Thats where I am stuck...things are so horrible now I want to try and make it better...but everyone around me including most docs are saying stop and deal with it. Easier said than done. If I had done that in the beginning I would be fine...but now I AM truly disabled. ... (28 replies)

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