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A 45-year-old female asked:

Ongoing problems with met. stress fx and crps. walking uncomfortable, shoes restrictive. moon boot less annoying to foot (softer) than work shoes- oka?

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Dr. Scott Keith
Podiatry 44 years experience
Man in the Moon...: CRPS can be very frustrating, for both the patient and the doctor, to treat. Physical therapy and ambulation are necessary components in the treatment. Stress fractures can also involve ongoing protection to resolve. If wearing a moon boot offers you relief from both of these conditions, then bully for you. Continue to wear it. Thank you for using Healthtap.

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Last updated May 4, 2016

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