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... union on my big toe. ... (33 replies)
... I know there are a lot of people lately who are about to have a 1st mtp fusion....Add me to the list. ... (16 replies)
MTP fusion
Apr 25, 2007
... Hitting my toe........oh yes.....that hurts! End of May will be one year since my toe fusion with graft, plate and screws. ... (8 replies)

... I'm brand new to the board. I just found it tonight and have been reading all of your posts regarding MTP fusion. I was injured two years ago in an accident. I had 400 lbs. of pallets fall on me from behind and knock me to the floor. ... (6 replies)
Mtp fusion
Jul 27, 2006
... I sure know what everyone is talking about when it feels like the big toe is moving but it's not. I don't think the distal part of my toe will move because the Keller sort of made a mess of everything. In the end I believe the entire toe will be fused. ... (26 replies)
... Hi there! sorry to hear about your revision. I have used a bone stimulator too for a non-displaced fracture. Sometime I worry it will make extra bone grow too much on top of the hardware. Did you saw you surgeon thought infection risk goes up with more scar tissue? or just infection risk goes up because its a revision? (3 replies)
... I have read much and not posted on this board in a very long time. Thanks for all your stories and advice. ... (3 replies)
... Hi Liz, Lapidus is when the bunion is removed and a portion of the first toe bone is removed to straighten out the foot. ... (11 replies)
Fusion - MTP joint
Oct 11, 2009
... I quite understand how you are feeeling although I only had the fusion eleven days ago so my toe is still in plaster. ... (1 replies)
... because only then, after the event, did I discover that I would only ever be able to wear a one inch heel. I don't even understand how my foot is going to walk in trainers, since my toe looks like a poker. ... (2 replies)
... Phalanges are the actual toes, where you toenail is, and then down to where it joins with the foot. For me, on my big toe, starting at the toe nail, that joint is still free and can move. The next joint, where the big toe joins your foot, is fused in place for me. No movement, none. ... (13 replies)
... I was totally non weight bearing for 5 weeks and used an exogen bone stimulator on my foot and on the graft site of my hip. The fusion is solid. ... (13 replies)
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Fusion of Big Toe
Apr 24, 2009
... right one in July 2008, left in January 2009. ... (162 replies)
... Antawn, I just had this done in October. Bone came off my hip and was inserted into the first MTPJ, then a plate and 9 screws attached to hold it all together. ... (10 replies)
... ist on seeing a podiatrist then I would most certainly get a second opinion before you decide on anything. I'm kind of going through the same thing that you are. In June I had a MTP joint fusion done because my joint was too far gone to be able to do a replacement. ... (2 replies)
... That makes sense. The MTP joint is between your proximal phalange and your metatarsal bone of the big toe then, and mine is at the next joint. I really thought I understood the doctor until I started examining the incisions. ... (13 replies)
... Hi DojoRat, I had my right 1st MTP joint fused on Oct 28, 2009. I now have my life back. The cartilege was damaged to the point where the joint was bone on bone. ... (1 replies)
... before my surgery. I saw the doctor today because I thought maybe one of the screws from my plate were bothering me. He said that the area where my pain is was not from the screw. ... (19 replies)
... union my toe would swell up and turn red, almost like gout someone told me, and it was swollen over the joint area toward the 2nd MTP and still quite painful. ... (3 replies)


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