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... hammer toe pin removal and hole closing does it hurt? ... (0 replies)
... wow, I would never want to watch a video of that! I couldn't even watch my own pin removal. ... (4 replies)
... i have had several removed. it does not hurt at all. if you have a weak stomach just do not look at it. be careful about turning it in your toe to make sure it is loose. i had one to break off in my toe. ... (6 replies)

... The worst bit for me was the wait in the waiting room, it hoenstly didnt hurt at all. ... (4 replies)
... Hi rainabow - I had one external pin through the top of my foot when I had my bunionectomy back in Oct and when the dr took it out he just told me to look the other way and about half way through I turned back and he was just turning it and there was a little tug when it came out and there was a drop of blood. He told me not to get my foot wet for 2 days because the hole went... (4 replies)
... it's actually not that bad.. what's uncomfortable is the pressure they put on your foot to pull it out, but the pin itself doesn't hurt. When you snag it, your pulling it at an angle so that's probably why it hurts, but pulling it straight out isn't that bad.. ... (4 replies)
... it looked soooo painful. If I even snag my pins getting my pants on, it hurts like hell. I was wondering how the people in these videos weren't crying in agony. Does it really not hurt? ... (4 replies)
... I read about pin removal and was prepared for no big deal...I was way wrong...I had two in each big toe and they all were very difficult for the doc to remove... ... (9 replies)
... s board and so I have been reading through all the different posts. I just had to make a comment on this particular subject because of my unusual experience with pin removal. I had bunion correction surgery 7 weeks ago and had 2 pins in the top of my foot for 2 weeks. ... (9 replies)
... Wednesday I had to have another surgery to remove a permanent pin. The pin was too long and causing pain on the ball of my foot when walking. I thought I would share the experience if any of you face screw or pin removal. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Sarkop I had claw toe release/fusion surgery a few yrs ago in toes 2-5. I had shish-ka-bob toes and by the time I had them out, the toes were nearly pushing the pins out. Like what was described, it is much simpler to get them out than to put them in. And much less painful than I expected. Just let yourself be distracted and it will be over. It seems like it should hurt... (11 replies)
... I think I have the same pin as you. Mine has a yellow ball on top too. How long in inches was yours do you know? ... (11 replies)
... he bunionectomy pins but the hammertoe ones are big and if you bump them you see stars!! My doc numbed my foot before taking out the hammertoe pins. The shots hurt but then there was no pain getting the pin out. I kept the last pin and it is close to 5" long so ask the doc to numb your foot with injections. ... (11 replies)
... when they were removed, the best part I could now at least try putting my foot into a shoe and having to worry about the pins anymore. Just don't watch and your pin will be out before you know it. ... (11 replies)
... I had the pin just below where the bunion used to be - I do have a tiny scar from the pin, by the way, but it's just a dot - I had a base wedge osteotomy w/a chevron and aiken bunionectomy (meaning they broke it in three places; the base which is kind of midway down my foot, the actual bunion, and my big toe; and put two permanent screws in. the pin was between the location... (11 replies)
... am starting to feel a little bit better....I still have 2 more weeks to go until I can get it removed....hopefully I don't feel it either...What did you have the pin for? ... (11 replies)
... when the doctor takes out the pin because it's ready to come out, it doesn't hurt at ALL. ... (11 replies)
... Thanks Sue....I just had a bad experience because after surgery at my post op appt 4 days after surgery, the doctor pulled on my pin because he said it had moved and was stuck in a was THE WORSE pain of my life...and I am afraid it will feel like that again... ... (11 replies)
... Hi there, I have had several foot surgeries.A couple with pins and I know how you are feeling.Even though it looks gross the Dr said if you were to hit it or stub it that it would not hurt.That amazes me but I guess you have no feeling inside your bone?So anyway when they were removed all he did was pull them out. Not really much pain just pressure.This is just my... (11 replies)
... y! There were two screws placed in my right foot, one in the big toe and one directly down from it. But I am not worried about that, I am soooo worried about the pin that has to come out in 2 more weeks that is sticking out of my second toe. It is so gross. ... (11 replies)

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