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... chamber of a plastic brace going up to my knee, to a soft Velcro ankle brace attached to any shoe with laces. Much better but still had one bad fall with it on. ... (1 replies)
Drop foot question
Feb 22, 2013
... Welcome to the board. It is a good sign. It means that the nerve has some function and is not dead or severed. I hope you have had physical therapy for the foot drop and that you continue to do the exercises every day. ... (2 replies)
Drop foot question
Feb 21, 2013
... oneal nerve is "out". This happened back in late August of 2012. I since had surgery on my knee to repair the laundry list of injuries suffered. I still have the drop foot as of present day. I am using an AFO brace which is a pain but better then dragging my foot. ... (2 replies)

... disaster. I finally did fall last week, it had to happen. Thankfully it was just a bruise on my knee but sure shook my self confidence. This happened with the foot brace on! I'm now at the six month point and as afraid of another surgery as ever. Hopefully I will learn to work with this foot and do better over time. ... (5 replies)
... One of my friends had an anterior hip replacement as well and developed similar problems. The surgeon lengthened his hip about 5-7mm, so after going back and changing his length, the issue resolved over a few days and he's doing great now. Might want to ask about your leg length and offset. One thing I've learned is that while Anterior approach is a great approach however,... (5 replies)
... my foot. My surgeon was Mr. Pollyanna, saying all would be fine. At the 4 month point he's backed off and saying things like, a lot of folks don't recover from drop foot. He is very puzzled this happened with a hip replacement coming in from the front of the body. Seems it does happen with the backside approach. ... (5 replies)
... I have had drop foot for 9 years due to a mountain biking accident. ... (1 replies)
Drop foot
Jan 14, 2008
... i am having surgery for a timor in my pelvis which is attached to the nerves in my leg and foot , the doctor says im going to lose my nerve at the back of my leg which will results in drop foot , will this be permanant or will i wear a brace to walk, thanks (0 replies)
... horrid thing. My nerve was damaged in a hip replacement surgery. Now I wear a Velcro brace around my ankle, it hooks into a strap positioned under my shoe laces. I've had drop foot for five months now without a lot of improvement. ... (1 replies)
... Anyway, he left enough of the nerve for my husband to have constant feel like his leg and foot are on fire, super sensitivty on the left side top of the foot, and drop foot. ... (1 replies)
... Had 2 surgeries for a very bad drop foot caused by a severed peroneal nerve at the knee. ... (4 replies)
... ing is still ongoing and will take all the improvement I can get. As for a "full" recovery, in my case, I have gained enough function to drive and walk without a brace and not to think about drop foot anymore, but the former drop foot foot is somewhat weaker and still has odd sensations of tightness and pulling. ... (8 replies)
... Sorry you've had such a hard time of it these past eighteen months. If you look at my previous posts you will know that I had drop foot after a broken leg and that I had nerve release surgery, which really helped in my case. ... (42 replies)
... me because my doctor waited so long for the EMG I am no longer a candidate for nerve transfer. The EMG identifies if nerve decompression can help get rid of the drop foot. ... (42 replies)
... Hi're right about drop foot, since it is the pits. You know, it must be a female thing, but I worried all the time about not being able to wear my shoes anymore too. ... (1 replies)
... lers for 7 months. During that time I tried to walk every day with a walker. The walker was unsuccessful as it caused my ankle to twist. I then went onto the AFO brace which ended up weakening my right ankle. ... (6 replies)
... e crazy combination that works just for you. The Otto Bock Carbon brace is completely flat and does not surround or compress the foot in any way, so even if your foot turns inward, the brace would permit it to do so, while still supporting your heel and ankle and as much of the foot that stayed on the brace. ... (6 replies)
... Yes, I have drop foot resulting from the surgery. None of the braces work for me because my left foot turns inward toward the left and the brace and shoe go to the right. I have an appt with the DOc. in DEc. for an EMG and hopefully decompression and or tendon transfer. ... (6 replies)
... it's difficult to know from your description exactly what is interfering with your ability to walk. Do you need an AFO to walk because your foot turns inward, or do you need an AFO because you cannot dorsiflex, or lift up your foot when you walk. ... (6 replies)
... As for the shoe and brace issues, they are a real pain. ... (42 replies)

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