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I am having an osteotomy of my 2nd and 3rd metatarsal on my right foot. how complex is this surgery?

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It depends: If your underlying health is poor, any invasive surgery can increase systemic stresses. This procedure is typically not a major event for most people. Listen to your surgeon regarding pre and post surgery care. Watch for infection or trauma to healing tissue and you should do well.

Answered 12/14/2019

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