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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)
... 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)
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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... I'm so very sorry to hear of your injury. Did they suspect the foot drop at the time of your injury? ... (83 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)
... 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)
... e my AFO in the house. Anyone with an AFO can tell you it is not comfortable and causes more pain. I called my Ortho last week to see if he can tell me if a knee brace will help keep it from happening and if so what kind. He never called back and most likely he never will. ... (8 replies)
... but I have read through a few of the messages and I am always grateful for everyone's input and information. Any information is always a helpful thing on "drop foot island. ... (42 replies)
... Thanks for your kind words about my helping you...actually I think we're all helping each other in this foot drop's real pain to treat and to live with... ... (42 replies)
... your drop foot improved despite little dorsiflexion. Do you still wear a foot brace? ... (42 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)
... Well well well. I found other people with this stupid foot drop thing. ... (22 replies)
... L broke the fibula, dislocated the knee and tore the peroneal nerve leading to "foot drop" which sounds quite similar to your problems. I am not able to lift my foot or turn it outwards. The top of the foot is numb and goes up the outside of the leg. ... (5 replies)

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