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I suffered severe fractures to my right foot metatarsals 4
I suffered severe fractures to my right foot metatarsals 4 and 5. A surgeon used a large metal plate and screws to reset the shattered bone. One year later, I have severe pin and an x-ray shows the pl… read more
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I've asked a few other questions on here because I inevitably notice some issue when my doctor's office is closed and start obsessing about it! I had surgery on Oct 12 to repair a distal radius fractu… read more
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I am what you would call a difficult case and YES I have appts with 3 doctors this week, so I'm asking this questions to try and get as many opinions as possible. 3 1/2 years ago I crushed my heel in … read more
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