... That surgery went fine with the exception of getting infected at the incision. Final recovery was outstanding...i wore high heels again for a short time. ... (0 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 am new on here, I actually just Googled about things to help with flexibility after bunion surgery and found this thread. I currently am 22 years old and had my bunion surgery over a year ago to be exact June 16, 2010. It went TERRIBLE. ... (24 replies)
... 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)
... I can understand your being worried given the bout of having an infection after the surgery. ... (11 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)
... 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)
... Hi, thank you all for replying.
Dbgoalie, I am no cast whatsoever, just the Velcro shoe. I find it a bit painful on the ball of the foot when I put fall weight or walk on it, perhaps I have the same problem as Debbie. :(
Thanks for explaining the toe exercises in detail. You’ll be surprised to hear this, but they don’t do PT for bunion surgery over here unless it’s so... (240 replies)
... I had bunion surgery on December 14th. The doctor did a chevron procedure. I was told the pin would stay in for six weeks unless infection occurred. Yesterday I started to notice a different type of pain while walking. I changed the wrapping on my foot yesterday and it didn't look red. ... (3 replies)
Yes I had this 2 weeks post surgery.
Drove me kraxee!
I am now 3 weeks post and still have this to some degree.
The itching is relentless, and YES the little water blisters pop right up.
I cleansed the area with PEROXIDE and used BENADRYL cream.
It itches so much yet the skin directly on the scar is numb and tender at the same time.
It feels like it would... (5 replies)
... I decided to poke it with a sterilized needle, and it turned out to be a small pocket of pus, a little infection brewing I guess. I cleaned it all out and swabbed everything with alcohol, and now it is fine. ... (5 replies)
... Thank you! I guess it's probably nothing. I just get real nervous after having the infection.
Sue (5 replies)
... My scar from ankle surgery itches sometimes. I didn't have an infection, and I also haven't seen any bumps or blisters in the area, but sometimes I really itches a lot. ... (5 replies)
... I also have developed little bumps blister like spots where it is itching.Is this part of the healing after infection or is it something to be concerned about? ... (5 replies)
... and he was also worried about the infection that I had before might have gone to the bone. Xrays tomorrow at the podiatrist. They are also worried about nerve damage. ... (8 replies)
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)
... op from bunion surgery on my left foot including hammertoe correction on my little toe. ... (0 replies)
... Am scheduled to have bunion surgery on "both feet" on May 7. After reading all these posts, am really scared. Has anyone had both feet done at once? ... (8 replies)