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... I just found out that I have shredded the tendon in my right ankle. ... (12 replies)
... It was totally shredded and wasn't holding anything anymore. They could not rebuild it so whatever was left was consolidated to the longus. ... (20 replies)
... Was your brevis tendon torn or just frayed like mine? ... (20 replies)

... I had a total shredded Brevis tendon and 2 ATFL tear: I had surgery in early March, and was non weight bearing for 6 weeks. After 6 weeks I move to the boot for another 6 weeks, with slowly putting weight on it. There was no way I could walk without my crutches or scooter at least until week 8. Then I move to only using one crutch, and still use the scooter until week 12.... (20 replies)
... uld be footless and the more I protested the more she laid it on. Yes, she was one of those. I had what I think was very similar to what you had. My tendons were shredded and ligaments were like stretched out rubber bands and he was surprised I could walk at all. ... (35 replies)
... uld be footless and the more I protested the more she laid it on. Yes, she was one of those. I had what I think was very similar to what you had. My tendons were shredded and ligaments were like stretched out rubber bands and he was surprised I could walk at all. ... (35 replies)
... Thanks for responding Cass983. I hope you be be walking without pain soon. I do know I would need help if I have the surgery and it would be very tough. The doctor I saw yesterday wants to try a conservative approach first. He is having a brace/splint made for me to wear instead of a walking boot, I start physical therapy and exercises at home next week. He wants to see... (11 replies)
... ad surgery on August 12th. It wasn't ruptured but he said it would never heal on it's own since there wasn't adequate blood flow. After surgery he told me that tendon was "shredded. ... (11 replies)
... I know it's only partial. I had surgery for a shredded peroneal tendon and my surgeon told me that tendon tears don't heal really without surgical intervention bc there isn't much blood supply to them. ... (2 replies)
... scular and so they are slow healing as it is. As Ginger said I think..there aren't many of us on here who were successful with conservative measures for peroneal tendon injuries. And MRIs are typically NOT accurate for ankles. ... (19 replies)
... This happened to me. MRI was read as no tendon tear, but not only was my peroneal tendon torn, it was shredded!!! So yes!! ... (6 replies)
... t this time. It is too invasive and they would need to remove bone to do it. I will opt for the "simpler" surgery of getting the spurs removed and the peroneal tendon moved back into place. I can always do a replacement a few years from now. ... (12 replies)
... ankle OS read it completely different showing me where all the damage was and confirmed it when he got in there during surgery. I had THEEE torn ligaments, a shredded tendon, my tendons were popping out of place so I had to have the bone drilled and broken to deepen the groove so they'd stay put! ... (16 replies)
... Wow, first of all, thanks for being an ICU nurse! My father was in the ICU for a while and the nurses make all the difference in the world. Huge respect! I'm very nervous for her as she has already been on 7.5 mg Percocet and has a pretty significant tolerance. The way her leg has been reacting, I'm expecting the worst when the doc goes in and wont be surprised if she... (15 replies)
... fixed fairly easily right now and be done anatomically by stitching it together. If she waits chances are it will get worse and it will be a harder repair like a tendon transfer which isn't anatomical. ... (15 replies)
... where they fixed my torn ligaments, a shredded tendon, and did fibular groove deepening. So basically he drilled my bone and had to break it. ... (12 replies)
... wonder how you fix a shredded tendon without using another tendon? ... (5 replies)
... the Percocet every 4 hours until Saturday I think. Now it only hurts when I have it down too long. They did the Brostrom, fibular groove deepening, and fixed the shredded tendon. He found it was shredded not torn when he got in there. ... (160 replies)
... :dizzy:hello---i need input from some one who has had foot and ankle surgery..on same day.. next month my foot dr is going to repair my shredded tendon with a cadaver tendon-right foot-planters wart removal--bunion repair plus rebuild my second toe since it is moved up higher than my big toe and almost folded in half.. has any one done more than one repair on the same foot?... (0 replies)
... the dr. said it was torn, but then described it more as shredded (2 replies)


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