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... ay be due to the bundled up for the past 10 days. I hope this is also a sign of recovery. I no longer need to ice the foot that much nowadays compares to the 1st post op week. Just very occasionally if I had my foot down for longer down than expected. ... (41 replies)
... out the importance of icing and was prepared and bought a couple of flexible ones but my doc said not necessary so i guess eveybodys different with the amount of swelling from surgery. ... (97 replies)
... Hello, Had a Lapidus procedure bunionectomy 3/22 -- don't have all the fancy terms available -- have a plate and 5 screws in 1st or 2nd metatarsal and a pin in hammertoe. Three hour surgery. went home in a hard splint. Thurs 3/28 1st post-op appt; splint came off and now have black "pneumatic boot." Nearly 5-inch scar ain't pretty and foot swollen. (Turns out I should have... (0 replies)

... Good afternoon all. I've been lurking for some time now but haven't really posted much. I wanted to share my experience with my bunionectomy in case anyone else was in a similar situation and wanted to know what to expect. ... (149 replies)
... Can't believe it's been 4 wks post op for you already. ... (14 replies)
... Hi all, I just wanted to start a new thread to share my experiences.... It's been 4 weeks (today) since the op....and only in the last 3 days have my feet started swelling!!!! :( and here was me being just a little bit smug about how good my recovery was going.... oops:o Perhaps this is bad karma :confused: AND...I go back to work tomorrow! A half a day (thankfully)... (14 replies)
... whatever to keep the swelling down and some only continue to bandage up the foot. But mine just said 2 weeks was enough. ... (3 replies)
... ck to work until I told him I can't really elevate my foot, so it is over my heart at my desk. He told me I should stay home until we get the MRI results due to swelling and pain control. He wanted to make sure I wasn't struggling through agonizing pain making it impossible to work. ... (22 replies)
... I had a bilateral bunionectomy last year. ... (6 replies)
... I had a double bunionectomy last fall...one foot Oct. ... (1 replies)
... Same thing here jeepgrrlz...the swelling and nerve pain really lingered on. I will say I thought the swelling would NEEEEVER stop but now? ... (192 replies)
... My surgeon and I are both extremely happy with the outcome. My foot looks beautifully straight and for the first time in 15 years I have symmetrical feet. No swelling at all due to my 23 hours a day with my foot above my heart. ... (19 replies)
... Thought I'd report in -- three weeks tomorrow since I had right foot bunionectomy w/permanent screw. Went to doc yesterday & he said foot looks great. I had no swelling at all (at least yesterday when I went), although it's still pretty bruised. He took out the rest of the stiches (yeah)-which was a little uncomfortable, but bearable. I can now walk around the house w/o... (2 replies)
... weeks though. I still have some swelling with my feet and I had surgeries done on February 19th and June 4th. ... (14 replies)
... Hi Mary, I had my stitches taken out one week after surgery for a double bunionectomy and a shaved tailor's bunion. ... (2 replies)
... if swelling isn't too bad. ... (14 replies)
... Sit tight! My magic number was about 5-5.5 months post-op on my left foot. It FINALLY felt normal then. PMCW (Paula) 5 weeks 5 days post-op right foot bunionectomy left foot 5/03 (5 replies)




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