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... My OS said I have too much mobility in the feet and hence the return of the bunions after the first surgery 21 yrs ago. ... (8 replies)
... My daughter had bunion surgery in Feb. Four steel pins were inserted. ... (0 replies)
... I still have two small scabs on my incision due to an infection I had. But it sure does look better than my left foot. ... (240 replies)

... t seen them on there for ages! In addition, you were right, the swelling as well! ... (240 replies)
... Today I went to my Lupus Dr. and he was worried about the swelling even more than the podiatrist. ... (8 replies)
... Susie, I had some PT last summer after my plantar fascial release was completely screwed up. I had electric stimulation like you did; in my case I think it was to help bring down swelling/adhesions and help a little with desensitization because I had severe nerve damage. I had more modalites than exercise (which was normal in my case), and would have ultrasound,... (5 replies)
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... done by different surgeons. And we're different ages and stages of fitness and all have different levels of pain tolerance. If your pain isn't improving and the swelling is worse I'd call the Dr again. Even though he gave you antibiotics as a precaution, if you do have an infection it might not be the right antibiotic for you. ... (4 replies)
... I had both feet done at the same time and now at 11 weeks post op I feel that I am almost fully recovered. I am without pain and the swelling towards the end of the day is barely noticeable now. ... (19 replies)
... o hold it together until my bones heal and most of the time the hardware begins to bother people and cause pain and I will not need them after my bones heal. My swelling has improved and I have not had pain medicine for two days. The stitches are unlike any I have ever seen. ... (21 replies)
... So most of us had to get creative trying to keep our feet dry while taking showers. The bandage was there to prevent infection and to control the swelling to a degree, to help with the wound healing as well as just simply keeping your wound from contacting or rubbing on objects directly. ... (21 replies)
... Everything looks good, no infection. Stitches are out, but the pin has to stay in for 6 weeks. I have a short walking boot as with the surgery shoe the strap was rubbing right on the pin. I feel so relived to get the soft cast off! ... (87 replies)
... The ankel swelling is very normal, because it is weak. Mine is swollen, my foot is swollen from walking. My heel feels hard and sore and well the bunion area feels weird, a bit hard but still numb! In fact my foot is buring right now! Went walking for 3 hrs... ... (240 replies)
... mine has increased and I don't think it is just swelling because it is fat and puffy even when the swelling is down..feels strange like I am stepping on a bubble. I will ask the doc if that will remain or deminish over time. ... (240 replies)
... I did this several times and I can manually lift it up quite far off the ground. As for moving it without my hands, that's still a challenge. I still suffer from swelling but it doesn't swell a great deal. The only problem is my ankle, it is still very weak and I am doing some tiptoe exercises using the banisters. ... (240 replies)
... I haven't written for a while because I wasn't in the greatest of moods. The infection cleared up eventually, I don't have an infection now, thankfully. Although, I do have a small scab that is taking a while to heal, but it looks much better now and isn't weeping. ... (240 replies)
... Thank you for all of your replies, they make me feel hopeful because you have said that the antibiotics does the trick and that means I may not have to have surgery to fix the problem. The incision has stopped weeping which is a good sign, but my foot is red still. It has began itching a bit again. ... (240 replies)
... k up! The little toe, I know what you mean, and I have no idea why, but that went after seven days, I thought they operated on it, because it felt worse than the bunion area!My ankle is slightly aching right now, and that is normal, but no pain. ... (240 replies)
... and I have my left foot scheduled for mid February. I am so glad to get this over with. The surgery was simple and straightforward.. the only complication I had was a bad reaction to a painkiller. ... (27 replies)
... I also had bunionettes shaved. I had the removable pins in both big toes. My left foot ended up getting a staff infection in it. Of course it had to happen right before my pin was to come out, so when the dr. pulled them out, it was the worst pain I have ever felt in my life. ... (0 replies)


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