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... My surgeon gave me tylenol with codeine for pain. I was taking that right after I woke up and every time interval after that. ... (10 replies)
... How's it going for you by now? (2 replies)
... I had bunion surgery also along with a lot more surgeries. I didn't have a lot of pain from the bunion area thank God. My pain came from other areas. Foot surgery is something else. ... (2 replies)

... he tiniest ability to move it in that direction. My doctor said to do some ROM exercises and I've been doing them. But since I started, my foot pain has returned with a vengeance. The Percoset doesn't touch the pain. ... (2 replies)
... I had the lapidus procedure with external screw fixation a week ago. The dr. ... (7 replies)
... I did lose some motion in my midfoot from the Lapidus procedure, but have most of it back now. What feels weird is the fusion in my second toe. There's some motion in the very end joint, but that's it. ... (4 replies)
... Hi Vita, Glad to know it doesn't hurt to much to have the pin taken out. I will be glad when the take mine out. I haven't had any screws. I am glad they did that In the O.R. for you. Polly (22 replies)
... I had a bunion (Lapidus) procedure done on 9/30/03. The pin in my second toe was in for 4 weeks -- it stung for about one second when they removed the pin, but that was it. Last week, I had the 2 leftover post-op screws removed from the rest of my forefoot. That was done in an O.R., using Versed. Thanks to the Versed, I don't remember most of it, even though I was... (22 replies)
... op visit was 6 days later and I just didn't want to deal with it. He said he'd give me a big nerve block that would numb foot for 3 days...seemed to work out ok. ... (0 replies)
... Well, I am not out 4 weeks and 4 days from a lapidus procedure plus work on 3 of my 5 toes. I finally have begun to feel better. I went on the 7th and they removed the stitches and the three external pins. ... (9 replies)
... I was able to bear weight a few wks post surgery on my heels with velcro bunion shoes. ... (12 replies)
... Again, I find your advice very helpful and you are very knowlegdable with respect to all of our foot issues here on this board. ... (12 replies)
... Weight bearing after a lapidus procedure is all depended on the fixation used during the surgery and how fast you are healing. ... (12 replies)
... Does anyone know or have experience with the removal of screws after a lapidus bunionectomy? ... (4 replies)
... Pin was removed, within a week bunion started coming back. Even with splinting, still had pain and poor healing in that foot. ... (8 replies)
... it looks like you had a more severe bunion that required a correction of the metatarsal closer to the ankle, as well as at the toe. I think this is called a distal correction? I can't remember. I had both feet done, but only one was corrected this way (one foot had lapidus procedure, on had chevron procedure) the other one was corected only at the toe with one incision and... (8 replies)
... then enlisting medications and finally defaulting to surgical procedure when all else fails. ... (8 replies)
... I had the Lapidus procedure on May 17. There is one other of us on this thread that had the Lapidus. ... (149 replies)
... this is supposed to be the one of the better operations for people who had severe bunions and it is most likely that the bunion will not return with this procedure. For me, the length of time being totally on crutches has been very difficult but seeing the light at the end of the tunnel feels good. ... (149 replies)
... I am a week out of a lapidus procedure with an external fixator. ... (149 replies)


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