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Foot fusion

Foot fusion

Foot fusion: Foot fusion is permanently joining the three major bones in the foot-subtalar, calcaneal-cuboid, talo-navicular- with screws, essentially locking the foot in place to eliminate pain.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Foot fusion

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Foot fusion:

Non-Surgical Options: Foot fusion

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Foot fusion:

Other Surgical Options: Foot fusion

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Foot fusion may include these surgeries:

Anesthetic Requirements for Foot fusion

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Foot fusion may include:

Procedure Complications: Foot fusion

Possible surgical complications of Foot fusion may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Foot fusion

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is excellent. Joint pain is relieved in most cases.

Foot fusion: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Foot fusion) include:

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