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... He didnt say . when I went in it was to discuss redoing the navicular orif because it was still a non union And the bones weren't set together right. Which makes for alot of ccracking and crunching in the foot. ... (16 replies)
... is your surgeon suggesting you have your talus and navicular bone fused or a talonavicular fusion? ... (16 replies)
... Ok. So im trying to find someone who has been able to return to their activities after a foot fusion. I broke my navicular last june. Had surgery in sept. It is now 5 months and its a non union. ... (16 replies)

... e and seal in the gap, which is totally understandable given the time it has been since surgery. I encourage you NOT to do any PWB and remain NWB until complete fusion has occurred. Any other advice, especially from a PA, is wrong. tell your surgeon what you were told to do. Remind him that your bones have not fully fused. ... (16 replies)
... put weight on it! I am so incredibly frustrated with healthcare people!!! I wasted an entire year after the first surgery, listening to my doctor say that the fusion was a success. Then, I have a second surgery, and all I can say is, "here we go again"!! ... (16 replies)
... I had bone fusion of the talus and navicular back In July 2014. This is a very challeging and difficult recovery. ... (16 replies)
... Bossemom, your situation sounds identical to mine! I had fusion surgery Dec. ... (16 replies)
... The first 8 wks is total non weight baring and could last longer depending on your recovery. I would suggest that you use your own bone and not a donor. You're fusion will fuses better. I wish someone had told me that the first time. You will also need to have help. Its so important that you do very little while recovering. ... (16 replies)
... as subjective. You can have alt ot and it wont bother you or you can have a little and be in alot of pain. I am assuming they cant leave it a nonunion . Was your fusion surgery difficult ? ... (16 replies)
... I had to have a bone fusion because of severe arthritis. ... (16 replies)
... Why did you have to have the fusion? Will you lose movement? (16 replies)
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... Both of these can affect fusion rates. ... (16 replies)
... This fusion was done using a donor bone graph. Unfortunately, it never took. ... (16 replies)
... Go by what your foot tells You. are you using a bone stimulator ? (16 replies)
... Thanks. It was nice to talk to someone that's been through it! (16 replies)
... Thank you for the very good information. I already take vitamin D so I'll add calcium and the B-12! I'll also remove the sugar too. I'm starting to swim, so that should help with the weigh. You information was helpful. (16 replies)
... Hello! First they put you in a splint that has cast-like features, with lots of padding to allow for swelling and some fiberglass material on each side to keep the foot in non-motion and for protection of your foot. You can google a Jones compression cast for an example. After 10-15 days, they will remove the splint, check for swelling, and most likely remove the stitches... (3 replies)
... That surgeon assured me at every appointment this past year that the fusion was successful. Yet, in April, the pain began to worsen. I finally went for a second opinion, and this orthopedic surgeon told me that the joint did NOT fuse!! ... (3 replies)
... Hi I wonder if anybody else has had problems following this surgery. When I came out of cast 12 weeks I have always had pain over the 5th Metatrsal. After being in air cast and having numerous insoles made I still had the pain. I have since fractured the 5th Met x 2 and fractured the 3rd met once in the last 10months therefore I have not had much time out of a walking... (0 replies)




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