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I recently found out that i partially dislocated my 4th metatarsal from my cuboid bone, what is the general treatment for this? and how long?
Pain on lateral side of foot, under malleolus and along cuboid and 5th metatarsal. Manifested spontaneously (no trauma), and worsened over 3 days.?
Many problems: The fact that 3 muscles attach to the fifth metatarsal ( the peroneals) and that the fracture is displaced can cause an imbalance in these muscles and a non-healing fracture of that metatarsal. The peroneus longus passes under the cuboid- this muscle stabilizes the inner foot in gait and this crush fracture can cause problems with walking-- you should see your podiatrist for reconstruction. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What are the pros and cons of late surgery (5 weeks since accident) on the talus bone? 3 other fractures in the foot (cuboid and 2 metatarsals).
Talus fracture: If your orthopaedic surgeon is recommending operative treatment of your talus 5 weeks after surgery it is likely that it may be displaced and require realignment. A displaced talus fracture that is not treated will likely result in pain, disability, and progression to arthritis. At 5 weeks after injury it may be difficult to properly align the talus but it can be done. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Fracture: Both are not good to have but if pressed to answer most doctors would likely say weber b is worse due to fact that a lot of ligament damage may be present. ...Read more
I have hallux limitus. One doc recommends midfoot fusion to lower the first metatarsal more than a modified youngswick can. Is this a good idea?
LAMBRINUDI: Without an exam, I ask myself if an isolated 1st metatarsal/1st cuneiform fusion is better than a whole midfoot fusion. But, if you really need plantarflexion, the Lambrinudi plantarflexory osteotomy may work. It avoids a fusion. It's performed at the 1st metatarsal base. Good luck. Dr. Latva ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not really: If you have CTS and it has not been fixed then getting a typing job is going to make it worse. ...Read more
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