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... Hello, This board has been so helpful. I really appreciate all of your answers. I am now almost two weeks post op for above surgery. ... (2 replies)
... She did not like what she saw. Obviously three weeks of stitches did not close the wound. So she wants me to go get an MRI. She would also like to do surgery to clean out the wound, etc.... ... (17 replies)
... My first experience with stitches and their removal was last June after double bunion surgery on my right foot. The removal didn't hurt, but he did tug. I would suggest you not look if you get quesey. My most important advice is to not walk too much after the removal. ... (2 replies)

... rays and said the bones were totally fused like cement, so there was no concern about them shifting out of place once the screws were removed. ... (9 replies)
... I had a pin removed from my baby toe. I was scared to death but it was quick and painless. Indeed, having the stitches out was horribly painful. ... (6 replies)
... the head of the Talus had collapsed completely! ... (22 replies)
... I couldn't get any where near mine for 3.5 weeks as I was in a splint and then cast for this time. When I came out of the cast I had to help the last of the stitches dissolve and wait for some scabs to come off. ... (16 replies)
... After many years of pain from my bunions decided to get them fixed. I was terrified after reading all the posts. I found a Dr. who does minimally invasive surgery which will get me back to dancing . Yes, get a second opinion. ... (8 replies)
Scared to death
Dec 8, 2012
... said it was sad I beat her to the door.I'm an athlete though so everything is a race to me. I'm so slow now that I'm PWB. Becareful you don't fall. I fell a week after surgery trying to get in bed. I just lost my balance. ... (17 replies)
... Today is 14 days from the date of my surgery. Today I went to the doc and got my sutures out and went into a CAM walker boot. CAM means Controlled Ankle Motion. ... (12 replies)
... until yesterday when the bandages were changed and I got the shoe. The foot is still very swollen, almost lumpy on the bottom where most of the pain is. ... (10 replies)
... I hope you're alright with being on your feet like that a week after surgery! It might be a little hard, I'm not sure, but like I said, this is absolutely nothing like I went through the first time around. ... (4 replies)
... First off, the original plan was for me to transition from PWB with crutches and boot to a normal shoe after 2 weeks. Well, since he had to split the Achilles, I now have to wear the boot for an additional 6 weeks after I get the stitches out this Friday. ... (30 replies)
... It is strange, but after reading posts here over the past several months, some doctors do this outpatient and others in patient. From what I read, inpatient is more common. ... (17 replies)
... rays. I have quite a bit of hardware now. My friends say I'm the 'Bionic Woman'. This has been the most challenging thing I have experienced in my entire life. ... (38 replies)
... Thought I'd give an update after I had the metal removed for those interested. Bottom line, removal of the metal resulted in an immediate and significant reduction in pain on the outside of the ankle. ... (3 replies)
Pin removal
Oct 1, 2011
... I had my stitches removed by the nurse before the pin was removed by the doctor. ... (5 replies)
... tomorrow late afternoon. My hubby will come home a bit earlier and drives me to see her. Her clinic is about 20 minutes by highway from my home at the other end of the town. ... (41 replies)
... Sounds like you had similar surgery to mine. My surgery was performed on March 23. I am seven weeks post op. I had metatarsals on toes 2, 3, 4 shortened, big toe straightened, toes 2, 3, were fused. ... (20 replies)
... I know you will have already been living with this for a while, but I thought I'd respond for the benefit of others. ... (5 replies)


Associated Tags: bunion, calcaneal osteotomy, calcaneous, drainage, fracture, physical therapy, pttd, screw removal

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