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Motor cycle accident

Posted by Pat on April 8, 2016 at 9:33am 1 Comment

So it's been 7 months since my accident my femur was broken my tibia and fibula the were both broken in 3 places each as well as my ankle at the time I had to prepare myself to wake up without the leg and after surgery I had complications and got compartment syndrome, my leg was swollen to the point where it was larger in diameter than my chest.after a few agonising hrs I faced the fact that I may loose it still and had to have another operation fortunately the operation went well but it wasn't… Continue

Broken tibia, torn meniscus

Posted by Julie on April 2, 2016 at 10:21pm 0 Comments

Hello everyone.  I am a month into what will be at least a 2 month process on crutches.  I spilled a little bit of water in my kitchen in late February and didn't wipe it up right away and forgot about it.  I later walked back into the kitchen, walking fast, and hit that tiny bit of water and slipped, twisted and fell down with my left leg bent underneath me.  Last summer I fell outside when some ground gave away on a hill and sprained my outside ligament on my right leg, and this felt the…

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My Cast; Before It Comes Off

Posted by Catherine Oliver on February 22, 2016 at 10:51pm 1 Comment

So in the mess of things I kinda forgot to post pictures of my cast on here. As my cast is coming off today, I thought I'd put some pictures up :)

When I got my cast it was a good experience. I was seen quickly and treated well. My cast is in china blue, I didn't think that I would have the number of options that I did. It was really cool. My cast is a fiberglass cast not porcelain so I only had a half an hour or so to wait before it was hard as a rock. 

I didn't actually…

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IMAG0009_1.jpg Here is my x-ray... it's a clean break, and you can tell my ankle is completely dislocated.. 

Posted by Francesca Nicole on February 21, 2016 at 6:43pm 2 Comments

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Here is my x-ray... it's a clean break, and you can tell my ankle is completely dislocated.. 

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Broken Bones Diary left a comment for Katie Anderson
"Hi Katie. Please tell your story by creating a blog. If you have any photos of your cast or X-rays. Please post them. Get well soon"
May 24
Katie Anderson is now a member of Broken Leg Advice and Support
May 24
Julie commented on Pat's blog post Motor cycle accident
"Wow, you've really gone through a lot.  What happened in your accident?  I've only been dealing with my broken tibia for a month and a half, but I totally get the boredom.  I lucky to be able to work from home on my computer…"
Apr 11
Pat posted a blog post

Motor cycle accident

So it's been 7 months since my accident my femur was broken my tibia and fibula the were both broken in 3 places each as well as my ankle at the time I had to prepare myself to wake up without the leg and after surgery I had complications and got compartment syndrome, my leg was swollen to the point where it was larger in diameter than my chest.after a few agonising hrs I faced the fact that I may loose it still and had to have another operation fortunately the operation went well but it wasn't…See More
Apr 9
Pat is now a member of Broken Leg Advice and Support
Apr 8
Julie posted a blog post

Broken tibia, torn meniscus

Hello everyone.  I am a month into what will be at least a 2 month process on crutches.  I spilled a little bit of water in my kitchen in late February and didn't wipe it up right away and forgot about it.  I later walked back into the kitchen, walking fast, and hit that tiny bit of water and slipped, twisted and fell down with my left leg bent underneath me.  Last summer I fell outside when some ground gave away on a hill and sprained my outside ligament on my right leg, and this felt the same…See More
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Broken Bones Diary commented on Catherine Oliver's blog post My Cast; Before It Comes Off
"Love the decorations"
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Jay Waller is now a member of Broken Leg Advice and Support
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Broken Bones Diary left a comment for Francesca Nicole
"How did you break your leg? I did not see that in the blog. Maybe crest a separate blog with the story."
Feb 26
Broken Bones Diary commented on Francesca Nicole's blog post No Title
"Ouch. So did you heal naturally or did you require pins and screws in your leg."
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Broken Bones Diary commented on Francesca Nicole's blog post No Title
"Love the decorated cast. A cast is better than those boots since you get to decorate it. Plus it fits better."
Feb 26
 
 
 

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