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... When I first saw a foot and ankle OS about 6 months after I severely sprained and fractured my ankle, the first thing he did was slap me into a cast for a month to see if it would heal or tighten up enough to avoid surgery. ... (111 replies)
... Did they need to change your cast at all? ... (3 replies)
... Hi Kris- Welcome to the ankle instability club! I know exactly how you feel being active and wanting to get back to your normal activities. I have had two surgeries for instability. The first one was in Apr. '05. I had the modified Brostrom procedure (direct ligament repair) and arthroscopic debridement. With this surgery, I spent 10 days in a post-op splint, 3 weeks... (5 replies)

... Hi. I had peroneal repair, Brostrom procedure and a scope in June. ... (2 replies)
... I had the Modified Brostrom procedure 6 weeks ago. I got my cast off yesterday. Yeah. I was weightbearing in the cast for the past three weeks. I am in an aircast brace for 4 more weeks. During the six weeks time seemed to pass really slowly. ... (31 replies)
... I will be going back to my doctor-the screw theory was from my second opinion- but in the scan I definitely saw something- maybe bone anchor? You are right- maybe the overall increased inflammation is causing it. I just hope it isn't my body rejecting the screws (which my PT warned could happen). (18 replies)
... They don't use screws with most Brostrom procedures so I'm a little confused. They do use either bone anchors or anchoring sutures that are close to the surface and can rub and irritate the tendons. ... (18 replies)
... Hi and thank you for the reply. Congrats on your great recovery. I already ordered a cast cover and shower chair. The knee walkers are kind of expensive. Did insurance pay for that? ... (18 replies)
... nd pulled on it to make sure that the repair put everything back in the reight place and that the tightness is correct. So its not a real fragile repair and the cast provides a lot of protection. If you think about it you can't really turn your ankle in a way that would damage the ligaments. ... (10 replies)
... I'm having a Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction next Thursday, making this the 3rd surgery on my ankle in 10 years. My initial surgery was the brostrom procedure, my second surgery was a clean up type of surgery, and am now going in for a more intense procedure where they are taking a tendon from a cadaver. ... (3 replies)
... My procedure was scheduled to be open, with a scope just for fun, since they were going to be in there anyway. ... (4 replies)
... My procedure was scheduled to be open, with a scope just for fun, since they were going to be in there anyway. ... (21 replies)
... they have to keep checking it so you get the cast cut off a lot. I had 3 different fiberglass casts in 5 weeks! ... (21 replies)
... The procedure went as planned, or maybe even better! ... (21 replies)
... I have had experience with 2 ankle surgeries. My first surgery was a brostrom procedure and ankle scope. ... (7 replies)
... inch incision on the side of my ankle and did the brostrom procedure. I was very surprised when i woke up to have a huge 10 lb plaster cast on my foot when she had told me i would be put in a boot right away. ... (22 replies)
... and I've been good about NWB. My problem is at night my muscles cramp up and one night I moved my ankle wrong in my cast or stretched my leg wrong. ... (2 replies)
... and put in a surgical cast. At 2 weeks post op I had another smaller, more ridged cast put on. I am to be nwb for 6 weeks. At 6 weeks, I will be put in a walking boot and will be allowed to be pwb. ... (3 replies)
... Hello all. Thought it was time for an update. I am now 5 weeks out from my surgery on November 22nd. The doc transferred a healthy peroneal longus to a badly damaged (1 1/2 inch long split) peroneal brevis. At two weeks I came out of the boot and was told to gradually weight bear. Three weeks later I am still using a combination of the knee scooter/ two crutches/ one... (24 replies)
... band also changed our shower head from a regular one to one that has a hand held sprayer. I think this will make sitting and showering much easier. I looked at cast shower protectors and they seemed pricey for what looked like a better styles. I am pretty sure I will have a boot and not sure the cast cover is needed. ... (48 replies)


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