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... Hi Jenny, I had the same thing but it started sooner for me, about the third week. It was a reaction to the desolving stitches inside my foot. My body started fighting them to push them out which causes the festering that starts with a pus/pimple . I was told to soak my foot in (as hot a tub of water) as I could stand for three minutes,,,,,,then stick your foot in cold... (1 replies)
... I am 5 weeks out of bunion surgery on my left foot. ... (1 replies)
... I am having bunion surgery on my left foot on January 9. How bad is the scarring? ... (5 replies)

... That is great news for you Profmia! So pleased to hear that things are improving for you at last and at least you are getting back to normal activity which in turn improves mental state. My current situation is that although my incisions have now healed, I have been left with severe internal scarring, nerve damage and deformity from the infection. I cannot bear any weight on... (11 replies)
... I totally agree with you. I had minimal pain and opted for surgery partly for cosmestic reasons. Now I'm in pain daily and my toes are hideous due to scarring. My Dr came highly recommended and I was hoping for a better outcome. ... (20 replies)
... What does the scarring look like? ... (5 replies)
... Using the walker has been challenging because I had rotator cuff surgery last Feb. I have been bad about hobbling around my house without the walker when my shoulder gets tired, if I have to get up. ... (7 replies)
... If you have hard scarring between your big toe and next, like I did, then I suggest sitting on the floor with knee bent. ... (28 replies)
... On Friday, I underwent hammertoe and taylor's bunion surgery. So far so good. I am still bandaged, but swelling does not seem bad at all! ... (2 replies)
... ad so i will try to be as brief as possible...basically my osteotomies were positioned wrong...I had nerves and muscles cut and damaged..and lost most ROM due to scarring and bad angles. I developed neuromas and more damage because of shearing in the new crooked feet. Tons of therapy and money and I was still worse than before. ... (28 replies)
... elling and little pain. BUT, I have a horrible scar. THe line goes from the first joint down to the top of my foot and from side to side on the joint where the bunion was removed. ... (10 replies)
... Dark Light, did you feel imbalanced, once you started wearing wide sneakers, to walk more evenly? My doctor still doesn't want me to put full weight on my foot, though he said I could start to graduate to wide type sturdy shoes. I bought a wider pair, to accomodate the swelling and also will use some arch supports. I'm hoping this will help me regain my balance. How did... (240 replies)
... e scars disappeared, they were not conspicuous. My skin does tend to heal well, so I'm sure that everyone's experience is not as good, but I wouldn't worry about scarring unless you usually have problems with it. ... (3 replies)
... hi tori, i think vitamin e may help with the scarring. it should fade in a year. debbie g (5 replies)
... and i want to do the surgery in November or December maybe. ... (8 replies)
... i'm 20 and had bunion surgery when i was 12, 8 yrs ago. ... (13 replies)
... my doctor hadn't even noticed it until I pointed it out to him when he was going over possible complications from surgery and mentioned scarring and asked if I had a tendency to scar badly. He took one look at it and said, "okay, you don't scar. ... (2 replies)
Hammertoe surgery
Jul 24, 2014
... to cut me 4 inches on top of my foot to make sure my hammertoe would lay flat. He said the wire inside my toe is almost 6 inches long. He also said that if my scarring is very bad he will send me to a plastics doctor to revise the scar and that his office would pay for it as my insurance doesn't cover plastics. ... (3 replies)
... I bet your scarring is nice and neat if you didnt have the stitches? ... (26 replies)
Bunionectomy Pain
Jun 15, 2008
... I can't remember if it was for scarring or something else. Maybe a computer search would tell you. ... (16 replies)




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