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Old 07-02-2010, 09:13 PM   #1
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Question ankle fusion pain

I had an ankle fusion several years ago. Arthritis has formed in the joint and it is very painful. Any suggestions what to do for pain besides narcotic pain pills?


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Old 09-11-2010, 12:07 PM   #2
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Re: ankle fusion pain

I went to the Pain Mgt Dr. yesterday and he injected my ankle with a steriod. I had no pain at all for several hours then the pain came back. Hopefully the steriods will kick in soon.


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