Re: Broken foot rehab

My fourth metatarsal was broken in two places after a severe stubbing. My surgery removed chips and ground bone. I have had significant pain,stiffness, and edema for six months post op. My dr. treated me with cortisone, special tape, and drained the soft edema. It is simply not improving- what physical therapy/exercises can I do-back pain is now a severe problem also. My physical gait is altered, I also had broken toes on the other foot previously.

Posted By judy seppen on June 06, 2008 at 23:16:37:

In Reply to: Re: Broken foot rehab posted by J Groves on September 13, 2007 at 19:27:58:

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