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Double Bunionette
Jun 27, 2008
... My bunionette scar is about 2 and a 1/2 in. Just a thin line. I had a chevron done on the first metatarsal. I had flip flops on the other day and noticed my post-op big toe is shorter due to the chevron. I'll need to have the same procedure done on the other foot, but I'm hoping I can hold out a few years. So now my former big, bad foot is now the smaller, good foot. I... (53 replies)
... For how long do you massage the scar at a time? ... (6 replies)
... Have fun at the Titanic. That is great that you'll have your Mom with you. Nothing feels as nice as having your Mom nearby when your not feeling your best, I'm thinking after surgery, not before! I think you'll do great on Monday. The pins came out today painfree. I now have only two small bandages. The foot is so small, I just can't believe it. The pins were the... (53 replies)

... hey! after the surgery, it was not long at all for recovery. They removed a lot of scar tissue in her case, so with all that proding around she did have a good amount of swelling for awhile. She was able to walk on it almost immediately afterwards. ... (8 replies)
... ack on crutches, but was in increasing pain the whole year after her bunion surgery. It wasn't until the doc went back in, removed the screws and removed excess scar tissue, that she was back to normal. Now she is 6 month out from her 2nd surgery and is a whole lot better! ... (8 replies)
... I had a bunionette that was giving me so much grief.. limping.. pain.. couldn't find shoes that would be comfortable. So I finally decided to go to the Dr. ... (7 replies)
... h better so I walked up again, but by the evening I was in a terrible state. So much pain and couldn't bear to touch the side of my foot. It wasn't even on the scar that was sore, it was further over around the joint. ... (49 replies)
... My pain varies from a dull throb to sharp like stinging pains, as if the scar has split open. ... (49 replies)
... surgery. I have had very minimal swelling. My foot was tender at the scar sites. Many people wear flip flops to avoid the friction from shoes. ... (30 replies)
... hic43, your empathy means everything. I've been on my foot all day, and I'm tired, but at least I'm getting things done. I had some cortisone injected into the bunionette that I might later deal with and it hurts more than before the injection. Is it because of the large needle is irritating the skin? ... (90 replies)
... g toe early to know if that helps. I get alot of pain in the ball of my foot and the arch can flair up too. From month 3 to recently, I had agonizing scar pain. Massage has helped. I have good ROM, but there is pain with early morning and late day stiffness.......My foot just doesn't feel normal. ... (90 replies)
... The toe is numb on the scar on top. The bottom has feeling. ... (5 replies)
... op. My toe is still stiff, but ROM exercises are helping. I have numbness only on the scar site. Everyone heals differently. How far along are you in your recovery? ... (5 replies)
Surgery 6 days ago
Jun 16, 2008
... My toes felt "wet". I would touch them and they would be dry. It wasn't until I read your post that I realized that feeling has gone away. The middle toes are still slightly bruised. The big toe is numb to the touch on top by the scar. The little toe (I had bunion/bunionette bunionectomy) is still swollen but has more feeling. I'm five weeks post-op. Seems like after... (5 replies)
... months out, give it will heal.... PT is very important, as is deep massaging of the scar tissue, to regain ROM, to get back to walking, esp. running. I've been in alot of pain, over the last few weeks.....Wish I could say it's a breeze.... ... (11 replies)
Aug 20, 2004
... ep infections developed in foot and leg in hospital for 5 days on antibiotics.I have been fighting severe swelling since.Next week due to have screw removed and scar tissue release. Back to work Sept 1st. ... (6 replies)
... bone growth stimulator last week. Even though the circulation to my foot appears to be good, my doctor said that my circulation may be compromised due to so much scar tissue in that area around the bones. ... (4 replies)
... on the big toe and one on the bunionette. Mine are healing very well. My scars are almost invisible. My scar from failed bunion surgery two years ago is much more obvious. The hard part for me in the recovery was no weight on my foot for 8 weeks. ... (6 replies)

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