Arthrodesis

What is Arthrodesis?

Arthrodesis is the fusion of vertebrae over a joint space that occurs through a natural process or as a result of surgical procedure.

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I had a major stroke in 2014 which left my left side weak as a result when I put pressure. on my left leg my ankle tends to roll I wear a brace to...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
yes ,it is possible through ankle arthrodesis.

Detailed Answer:
Hi, I am Dr Gopal Goel Orthopedic surgeon.
Since you have weakness...

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I have severe left ankle arthritis which limits my favorite activities...golf and tennis. I usually play 3 to 4 times per week. The pain is mostly...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Ankle Arthrodesis or Ankle boot

Detailed Answer:
Hi there.

Thanks for the query.

You have an option of ankle Arthrodesis, which...

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I had Triple Arthrodesis surgery eleven months ago,and I am still in severe pain. My foot swells badly,and I can't wear a shoe,even though I got a...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Non union may be the cause

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Thanks for your query.
After going through the detailed description there are few...

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