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I Have Ledderhose Disease

A Ledderhose Disease anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Ledderhose Disease. You're not alone. 40 People

    Ledderhose Disease In North Texas

    I've had numerous surgeries on my right foot and one on my left foot in 2005. The lumps reoccured in about 2 years but my surgeon retired and I've not found another surgeon willing to perform surgery. The three that I saw said I should just live with it. It is hard enough knowing...
    fiddlebows fiddlebows 56-60 5 Responses Jul 3, 2011

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    I have just been diagnosed with Ledderhose

    Disease my specialist is recommended surgery followed by radiation therapy however I have been warned there is no guarantees the lump will not return. I would like to know what others have trie very scarred of surgery when the internet advice is surgery is the last resort.
    sibsOz sibsOz 46-50, F Jan 10, 2014

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    Scared About Surgery For Ledderhose Disease

    Hello, this is my first post. In Oct. 2010 I had surgery on my left foot for what I was told was a fibroma on my planter fascitis tendon. Turns out they did not get it all and in less than 10 months it was back. This time 4 X as large. Now I am told it is Ledderhose disease. I...
    alaskandiane alaskandiane 56-60 3 Responses Jan 26, 2012

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    Hi I have ledderhose,

    I have thick tumors on the bottom of both feet and new small ones popping up, i had them taken out years ago but they came back, so bad my legs hurt, it is bad to have this diease but good to know I am not alone
    elviscentral elviscentral 51-55, F Dec 4, 2013

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    A Bumpy Road

    The story starts about 3 years ago with the economic downturn. My family and I were forced to relocate and I returned to work. I have a good job but it requires being on my feet 8 to 12 hours a day. As the business grew so did the pain in my feet. First I was diagnosed with...
    bathnz83 bathnz83 46-50, F Aug 24, 2012

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    I Have Ledderhose & Dupuytren's Disease

    I am a 41 year old male who has Planter Fibroma on my feet and Dupuytren's on both hands. I am having surgery for my Ledderhose, despite all the horror stories I have read or heard regarding this method. The lump is the size of a large grape and I am nervous about the surgery. I...
    Metzie Metzie 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 24, 2012

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    Facing Second Surgery

    Had surgery on both feet for this 9 years ago. Lumps are back. Mom and sister Both have had multiple operatios. Don't want to do it again. Anyone have success with any other method?
    Sharonricewallis Sharonricewallis 51-55 2 Responses May 31, 2011

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    I Have Ledderhose Disease, Please Educate.

    Hi, I am a 26 yr old female, I am married with 1 child. I began to notice "lumps" in the arches of my feet when I was around 18 yrs old, I knew there was a high chance I would get them because my mom, uncle, great grandmother, and great great grandmother had them. I went on...
    footsymomma footsymomma 26-30, F 6 Responses Apr 28, 2010

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    Ledderhose My Experience

    Growing up I was sure I had a little bump in the arch of my foot but there was no pain, no growth and nothing to be concerned about, then two years ago out of nowhere like the little menace that it is it started to grow and started to become really painful. I headed off to the...
    GaryKary GaryKary 22-25 1 Response Feb 1, 2012

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    For Everyone Suffering From Ledderhose Disease

    I have been in unbearable pain for the past year... Getting painful cortisone shots in my left foot then going threw a minor surgery which hurt badly and left me unable to walk for 3 weeks, Only for it to return 3 months after the surgery, now the doctor wants me to go threw...
    naomi83 naomi83 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 13, 2012

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    Lederhosen Story

    I am a 60 year old female with Lederhosen syndrome of both feet. I have been able to deal with the condition but lately, after wearing dress shoes with a heel I am experiencing severe cramping of my arches. Does anyone else have this? Is it related to Lederhosen or could I...
    Sorefeet1950 Sorefeet1950 56-60 14 Responses Feb 7, 2011

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    Please help anyone ..

    . I have just being diagnosed with Ledderhose's Disease this week :( I have a ultrasound scan to confirm its existence. This is all very new to me and I must say upsetting. The work I do entails me being on my feet all day. I am only seeing the Orthopaedic Surgeon next month...
    TheManicOz TheManicOz 46-50, M 2 Responses Dec 6, 2013

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    Ledderhose Disease

    I have had ledderhose disease for about 4-5 years. I have been getting cortisone shots that seem to help for awhile but the lump always comes back. I am on my feet quite a bit as I babysit my 2 young grandchildren and run after them all day. I have read so many stories about...
    herouxm herouxm 66-70 5 Responses Mar 4, 2012

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    My Story Without Surgery To Stop Or Reverse Progression...

    I noticed Ledderhose nodules around 3 years ago on both arches of my feet. They were pea sized and painful... After 2 years, they had progressed into marble sized and were very very painful. My left foot nodule is a little larger than the right. I showed my boss why I was...
    Garrett5302 Garrett5302 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 24, 2013

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    Suffering For Ten Years

    I have had ledderhose disease for over ten years now. I am at my wits end. I have gone to many doctors, acupuncturists, physical therapist. The only thing that seems to help is to have my feet on ice, or a good rub. I have not heard any promising reports on surgery. I have...
    CRUISERBUGS CRUISERBUGS 56-60 2 Responses Jul 22, 2011

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    hi im hanna 17 yrs.old and having difficulty in sleeping because of the things that makes me anxious like ive read an article about dementia and then i feel exactly the symptoms...
    hannie16 hannie16 16-17, F Jan 5

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    I find the true cause of reaction called Morgellons. Morgellons is not a disease it is like a allergy a reaction defensive of our body . After 230 days from that I still fight with...
    camiga camiga 51-55, M Jan 6

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    Uncle Adam There are a lot of alcoholics in my family, including my father, now sober. But the first in our family to be recognised for this disease was my uncle, Adam. He was...
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