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Severely displaced fracture 4th & 5th metatarsals

Discussion in 'Foot Health Forum' started by admin, Aug 23, 2017.

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    Im 57 yo, I broke my 4th & 5th metatarsal 8 weeks ago while mountain biking. Had surgery 6 weeks ago. Both bones were displaced, the 5th was in several pieces. The Dr had to put a plate & 6 screws in both. I have been in a cam boot the whole time and able to walk with it ok. Xray has showed some healing & I've been using a bone growth stim for about a week. They just they switched me from the boot to a shoe & I'm so disappointed. Walking is very difficult, swelling & pain is back, plus I...

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