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Second toe procedure

Posted by Wendy C on 9/08/03 at 19:04 (129198)

I had a small piece of bone removed from my second toe. The bone had started to protrude on the left side of my toe causing a great deal of pain. My surgery was 2 1/2 weeks ago and the doctor has started me on my second round of antibiotics because my toe is still red and swollen. I was still having draining from my toe up until two days ago. Should I be walking on my foot and exercising? I have been working the entire time and standing on my foot at least seven hours per day. It doesn't make since that it is so swollen to me and red.

Re: Second toe procedure

Dr. Z on 9/08/03 at 22:35 (129228)