A 43-year-old female asked:
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bimalleolar fracture and shredded tendon of right ankle 8/1. stabilzation surgery 9/18. 5 days ago severe pain in top of foot started. very painful.

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Dr. David Trettin
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See your MD: Are you in a cast or boot?See your ors for evaluation soon.Cast pressure sores can develop fairly quickly and can be serious.Surgery 6 wks. After injury?
Answered on Dec 10, 2013
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Thats what : Pain meds are for...If pain not relieved contact surgeon.....
Answered on Nov 6, 2013
Dr. Thomas Inwood
34 years experience Podiatry
Pain: The right thing to do is see your surgeon - he/she knows best what to do for you.
Answered on Sep 22, 2015

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Why no surgery?: Bimalleolar fractures do require surgery. There are only very few occasions when they are non-surgical (medically unstable, skin doesn't allow, Charco ... Read More
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Depends: In enthusiastic energetic motivated patients 3 weeks in others never.
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Dr. Peter Ihle
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Not caused by trauma: If concerned C Ur PCP 4 a start & if evaluation is done & there's a ?, he/her can refer U.
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Of all the Nerve.: Being numb after one week is well within normal limits. Sometimes there is little or no numbness and other times, well. Give it some time to recover, ... Read More

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