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Old 05-13-2009, 12:36 PM   #1
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Hallus Rigidus Surgery

I have just been told by my surgeon that I should have a fusion operation ( with insertion of a screw) on my big toe left foot to cure my very severe Hallus Rigidus

I play badminton and he has told me that I may not be able to play it again after the surgery.

Has anyone else had this surgery and been able to play badminton afterwards?

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Old 05-13-2009, 02:45 PM   #2
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Re: Hallus Rigidus Surgery

Find another surgeon. People jog and wear heels after fusion. This is not the right guy to be going to.

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