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... I had a screw break before removal. When I went in for surgery they were only able to get part of the screw out. The surgeon told me this was not a problem the bone should fill in and grow over the screw. ... (2 replies)
Screw removal?
Jun 29, 2007
... and he said there is a good chance I will need to have the screw removed from the bone in a couple of weeks. ... (3 replies)
Screw removal
Jul 28, 2004
... op from bunionectomy and I had a screw and pin removal yesterday. It was done under local in the doctor's office. I a lot of pressure and some pain, but it was tolerable. Good luck! ... (4 replies)

... They've been bothering me for about a year, so I finally met with my foot surgeon last month and he agreed it was time to take them out. He normally leaves them in, but if they are bothersome for any reason, he will remove them. ... (8 replies)
... im 6 1/2 weeks post bunionectomy (lateral and medial) double osteotomy - 1 screw on medial and 6 on lateral - heaing great - at 3 1/2 weeks i was in a shoe - i can do just about anything with minimal soreness - today i went for final visit only to find one screw of the 6 is forcing its way out - not happy - we have to wait and see if it pushes itself out to determine best... (4 replies)
... days pst op from an austin bunionectomy. Going into this I did not like the idea of having foreign objects left in my foot. Of course now that I am out of work and have time to better explore this I am wishing I followed my instincts and had the removable pin done. ... (4 replies)
... removed from my foot. It's not "nothing" but it certainly isn't as bad as having them put in. My discharge instructions said back to work after 2 days as pain and swelling allow. I had a few stitches and went on pain meds for a couple days and used my walker for about 4 days. ... (4 replies)
... Does anyone know or have experience with the removal of screws after a lapidus bunionectomy? ... (4 replies)
... I had my initial bunionectomy the last week of October and a routine screw removal in late February. Since then I've been having a great deal of pain in the instep area. ... (0 replies)
... i had hardware removal and didnt have a problem. the screws were actually hitting the skin of the top of my toe. 1 screw did have to stay in because it was too hard to get to and it doesnt bother me at all. ... (2 replies)
... hey... not really a question but a rant. Finally had my fourth bunionectomy today! ... (2 replies)
... I had an austin bunionectomy in May, and due to the pain the screw was causing, I had it surgically removed last Thursday. I didn't really know what to expect, and had a hard time finding any previous posts about this topic, so I wanted to share my experience in hopes it may help others... ... (2 replies)
... I had austin bunionectomy on May 24th by a podiatrist, and I am having my screw removed next Thursday. I cannot wait! ... (8 replies)
... i went to a pod and never had anything removed. ... (8 replies)
... After my second bunion removal the screw was removed at 5 months and the toe did not heal. ... (8 replies)
... Funny you ask that question, I just had my screw removed today, it has been causing me alot of pain. ... (2 replies)
... that removal would mean another operation. ... (2 replies)
... thanks for the update and words of encouragement. I'm 6 weeks post op tomorrow and I'm hoping to get my one external pin removed on Thursday and leave the internal one. I also hope I can start to weight bear. If I could have just an ortho shoe and not this "boot" I would be happy too. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, everyone! Thought I would type in some words of encouragement for anyone who is having bunionectomy screws removed soon or in the future. ... (3 replies)
Screw removal
Oct 16, 2006
... I had a double bunionectomy in May and also had screws put in. The tops of my big toes are numb, but I don't have any discomfort or pain. ... (53 replies)


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