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Saddle bone deformity question

Discussion in 'Ask your questions here' started by Rissa, Dec 31, 2017.

  1. Rissa

    Rissa New Member

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    As I have been scouring the webs, I believe I have discovered my foot problem. I have a painful bone jutting up at the top of both feet, not noticeable by sight but definitely by touch. Any shoes that are tight across the top of my foot cause serious nerve pain. Just started noticing it in the last year or two. 1. Does this sound like saddle bone deformity?
    And 2. Is it worth getting surgery or is it just something to resign myself to dealing with for the rest of my life? I am only 32 so just wondering what others have experienced with surgery. Does it solve the problem or not?
  2. Craig Payne

    Craig Payne Active Member

    Probably a dorsal metatarsal-cuneiform exostosis
    1. Surgery
    2. 'donut' pad under the tongue of shoe
  3. mattmeaux

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  4. mattmeaux

    mattmeaux Guest

    Just had bilateral saddlebone deformity surgery......still not 24 hours post op yet. Had a difficult nights sleep and some pain which prevented a good nights sleep. Hoping for a speedy recovery. Doctor says 4 weeks. RICE -- Rest, Ice, Compress, Elevate!!!
  5. ....been 10 days now. No pain. Walking around more. Still elevate mostly. Dr. Zolfaghari hopes to have me in a sneaker at 3-4 weeks -- me too!

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