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... I've heard from several people that its possible for the screws they placed in my foot to help my bunion might come out, I've had the surgery on each foot...one dr. used screws, another dr. used pins. ... (4 replies)
... Sounds like you had similar surgery to mine. My surgery was performed on March 23. I am seven weeks post op. I had metatarsals on toes 2, 3, 4 shortened, big toe straightened, toes 2, 3, were fused. ... (20 replies)
... I only poured water on top of them as instructed to get the bandages off real good. I am hoping the clean water and the way they did my stitches will help keep out infection. They said definitely do not sit in a tub, only clean water over it after I called for further clarification. ... (21 replies)

... Ouch..you need to have the screws removed? ... (21 replies)
... I just had my screw removed from my foot 2 years after my bunion surgery. I was still experiencing some swelling and mild pain which may or may not have been caused by the screw. ... (4 replies)
... a few months after my bunion surgery and it was on the top of my foot by the scar. It evenually went away. I had temporary pins, so I can't absolutely compare my experience to yours. ... (4 replies)
... op, I thought one of my screws was coming out. When I rubbed the top of my foot, I clearly felt the screw and it's bump. ... (4 replies)
... screws taken out as soon as my bones were healed after bunion surgery. ... (4 replies)
... You only need the screws while the bones fuse or whatever it is they need to do. If they never bother you, it's not necessary to take them out. ... (2 replies)
... I have the pin sticking out of the big toe. They cut bone from the big toe and he said he took a sliver of bone between the joint and then he also shaved the bunion bump on top. Whew, it was alot more painful than I thought it would be. ... (4 replies)
... a heel spur and hammertoe surgery this friday. ... (4 replies)
... Well, its been roughly 9 years since I had the surgery, I'm pretty used to the way it usually feels and I'm sort of comparing how each of my feet feel and they're slightly different. I don't know, like I said I may just be paranoid about the bump. Maybe some of the shoes I wore to work just rubbed it the wrong way. (4 replies)
... My bills just started coming in from my Dec 12th surgery. ... (6 replies)
... Thank you Debbie, I have continued to walk up and down on my behind! Although, I did kind of master coming down the stairs without putting hardly any weight on the left foot! Still I like to be safe! ... (240 replies)
... tunately I was not NWB. I had a pair tiva looking sandles that put most of the weight on your heels and you kind of rocked while you walked. I was able to walk out of the OR with the help of crutches or a walker. ... (4 replies)
Fractured Sesamoid
Mar 17, 2004
... I had bunion surgery in Nov.I developed a bump on the bottom of my foot. The Dr. thought it was the screws coming out of place so he took them out May 2nd.I still have the bump and it is getting more painful.He said it's my sesamoid bone. ... (2 replies)
... Wow you had a lot done to your foot, hope it is healing nicely. Although I personally wouldn't say that having the screw out is no big deal, at least to me it wasn't. After 3 shots in my foot of local ans..he and another dr. went to work to get the screw out. ... (44 replies)
... I had 5 screws and 5 pins in my right foot after surgery on September 15, 2003. Two of the pins were removed approximately 7 weeks after surgery. That was done in the office and was completely painless. ... (44 replies)
... My surgery is over! ... (10 replies)
... I also had a bunion surgery gone wrong, and I am having another surgery in 2 weeks. I completely understand where you are coming from! ... (8 replies)




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