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Bunion Surgery !
Apr 9, 2012
... Congratulations on having done your surgery and now on the mend. ... (4 replies)
... it was the worst pain of my life. I've talked to several people including nurses who said it's very common to be the most painful procedure due to all the nerves in the foot. Foot is farthest away from the heart. ... (15 replies)
... I can only speak to the lapidus bunionectomy, I had one done on each foot. If I had three feet, I would have had to have three surgeries, I'm that lucky. Having surgery on your foot is a scary prospect for anyone, but you can help allay your fears by doing everything you can to prepare yourself and your house for surgery. ... (4 replies)

... look into the various remedies there are out there. If you have virtually no pain...forget about it. You didn't say how old you are. It is pretty uncommon for young people to have bunion problems. I would like to know exactly how you were diagnosed and told that you need surgery. I had both feet operated on 5 years ago. ... (6 replies)
... anesthesiologist, nurses, my doctor, etc. Then, a young lady came in and introduced herself as the resident who would be "helping" my doctor with the surgery. ... (87 replies)
... ve to have something done. but it has to be with the most quaified dr even if he is 2 hours away. mine is 1 hour away. you can also post another thread asking people on this board who they reccomend in your area. you are so young to be going thru all this crap. my feet started going bad in my lower 30's. ... (20 replies)
... of the readers and contributors use the board because they want information, support and reassurance they are not alone. Many of the threads are written because people are frustrated, in pain etc. Hopefully you will notice many of the writers do progress in recovery, but it can take a long time for some. ... (24 replies)
... Most people are off for several weeks, even at desk jobs. ... (19 replies)
... s nice to know people have had success. I was wondering if the bunions returned for the lady in her twenties. ... (16 replies)
... s bad experiences, I do know that the majority of the people who post on forums are those who experience problems. ... (16 replies)
... nacks, a lap tray, books, magazines, phone, DVDs, iPod, laptop, craft projects, toiletries, meds, etc. also within reach. My husband works at home and I have two young adult children, both of whom were living at home at the time, and all of whom took great care of me. ... (17 replies)
... and that the surgery itself is relatively minor so I'll be able to put pressure on my heels. ... (3 replies)
... ld me that you might get the bunions genetically... he even told me that it can skip generations... Poor fitting shoes, tight shoes, high heel shoes can make the bunion worse! There are a lot of information on bunions on the internet. It sure is not an elderly thing, young people get it too. ... (4 replies)
... this is my first surgery and im so young. the pin has a green ball on the tip of it. the surgery wasnt painful at all but i vomit at least the first couple of days. and two days after surgery about 2. ... (6 replies)
... It's true, people do not understand the extent of what you have to go through until it happens to them. I realized, too, that most of the people who were showing sympathy were my older coworkers who have more life experience and realize what it's like to go through a surgery. ... (12 replies)
... Hi Delightfuldior, thanks for your reply! It is always nice to hear from people from the other side of the world of their bunion healing experience. ... (41 replies)
... ust wear the gown. I also thought I could keep my underwear and bra on but they said no. I think they don't want anything from your home on you when you go into surgery for many reasons. Some of the reasons you have already read on this site and one other reason may be to keep the surgery room free of any germs. ... (14 replies)
... My left foot hurt more than my right foot, but if my the surgery has significantly decreased the pain and problems in my left foot, I will do my right foot. ... (15 replies)
... earching stuff about surgery online, I'm reading things about having to take your panties off so that doctors can insert a catheter during surgery, or going into surgery with panties on and the doctor taking them off during surgery. These are things I hadn't even thought about before and now I'm freaking out! ... (14 replies)
... I'm 32. I was wondering of my recover will be easier and quicker than some other people have posted since I am young. My bunion is moderate but the dr said I should get the surgery since it was only going to get worse. Bunions run in my family. ... (8 replies)


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