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... In April I had an accident in which I completely tore my LCL and had a small tear to my ACL also had peroneal nerve damage and foot drop. I had surgery in mid April to reconstruct the LCL, Doc said that we would wait and see how the ACL felt after healing from the LCL surgery. ... (0 replies)
... L5 in October 06. As the result of this surgery she suffered some nerve damage and had been on a walker since then. ... (6 replies)
... I had blood clots in my let and thrombectomy...It left me with nerve damage, drop foot and no feeling in my leg. I went to the neurologist and he sent me for the brace which helped me a lot gaining strength and walking again. ... (6 replies)

... kept telling me everything is fine. My primary doc told me that the tourniquets they use when they do our kind of surgeries can cause nerve damage if not properly monitored during surgery. I have to have an EMG and NVC to find out where exactly the damage is. ... (6 replies)
... Went in for bunion surgery and came out with peroneal and tibial nerve damage. First EMG study shows damage but Neurologist not sure what caused it. B.S.! Getting a second opinion but would like to know if this "foot drop" I'm experiencing is going to get better. ... (6 replies)
... in the first place. As for healing in 12 months or so, I have to say that's it's kind of difficult to put a time limit on something like this. This dang peroneal nerve is going to heal at its own pace, and that's just the reality of the situation. ... (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)
... em, the less likely they are to achieve full recovery. I called Dr. Naths who told 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 injuredeasy...you'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)
... have a problem with the AFO brace and if it weakens the other ankle then it will never work. So now I am using a Travel folding wheelchair. Where did you do the nerve decompression which hospital? ... (6 replies)
... Well I finally have an emg schedualed for the 22nd and I hope I will get some answers from that. I have been dealing with peroneal nerve damage resulting from a knee dislocation. I had terrible pain for the first month then it lessened to about a twinge here and there. ... (42 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. ... (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)
... Hey I am new here as well, I am suffering from drop foot. I dont know if it is permanent since none of my doctors can seem to answer that... ... (42 replies)
... any more healing, and just wanted to wait and wait it out. As you know, or should know from reading the previous posts, there is a time limit when trying to fix nerve issues. I don't know if your injury can be helped or not, but a real specialist in these matters will be able to let you know where you stand. ... (42 replies)
... I was in a motorcycle accidnt on mothers day, and shattered my hip and fractured my tibia in about 6 places. The drop foot started happening in the hopsital, and now that I am healing home and doing therapy it really is not getting better. ... (42 replies)
... welcome to the forum. I'm so sorry to hear about your having drop foot, and I hope you'll eventually recover function. ... (42 replies)
... discomfort goes away, and I always notice some sort of improvement after these spells. Right now I'm 1 year out from surgery, and I think that after 2 years the nerve will be finished with whatever healing it wants to do. ... (42 replies)
... Hi pal, Thanks for the nice words. My situation is ok I guess. The op I need will be pretty minor and will only need a local anasthaetic (sp?!). Not sure what difference it will make but it wont do any harm. My biggest problem now is my Achilles. It gets really tight quite easily and when it's like that it's a bit harder to walk. I have to confess to being a bit lax... (42 replies)


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