I Shattered My Talus Bone and Have An Ankle Fusion

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    I Fell On Black Ice And Dislocated And Broke My Ankle

    I'm new to all of this but it would be nice to talk with people who have been through it. It's been 6days since my fall and now that I'm feeling a bit better I'm playing the fall over in my head quite often and I'm terrified of falling again. An issue that I hadn't even thought...
    Tfrevert Tfrevert
    1 Response Feb 23, 2012

    Auto Accident

    I was in the hospital for six weeks following an auto accident in early October, 2010.  I thought when the external fixator was removed it would be all downhill.... wrong!  It's now early March, 2011 and my surgeon tells me that I'll probably need fusion surgery.  I still have...
    Ballou Ballou
    61-65, F
    2 Responses Mar 4, 2011

    Shattered Talus With 4 Screws, Bone Graph And Fusion

    So it has been awhile now since the accident and at least I'm walking but it was 1 a half years no weight barring and 2 surgerys. I have pain everyday and worry that it will collapse. No high heels for this girl ever again. Will they come up with ankle replacements? Would I even...
    windsomepoppy windsomepoppy
    51-55, F
    Jul 15, 2012
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