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Old 12-15-2008, 06:25 PM   #1
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week after ankle/foot surgery

hi everyone,

a week today i had a operation to fix my ankle damage, i had pes cavus fixed, which i had to have my heel and big toe broke, i had tendons moved and ligamints repaired, also a screw and plate inserted,

does anyone no how long it will take before i can work without sticks and also drive

thanks

 
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Old 12-15-2008, 06:36 PM   #2
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Re: week after ankle/foot surgery

My friend had his ankle shattered and has a plate and screws, no tendons or ligaments moved though but major surgery. It's been almost 5 months and he is just starting to drive (manual transmission) and got rid of the cruthes about a month ago. I'm afraid it's a long rehab process, good luck with this.

 
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