My Diabetic Foot Wound – the Aftermath

After two years, my foot was finally 100% closed.  I was given the go-ahead to start using my treadmill again.  Life couldn’t be better, right?

Well, it is!  There have been some bumps along the way and I have learned some valuable lessons, but I do have my leg today.  This last part of my foot story is about what happened with my foot and what I now deal with as a result of my surgery.

I continued to make trips to the doctor about every 10 weeks (and still do!).  I get a callous on my heel under where the bone material is – the doctor called it a “prominent boney mass.”  The callous gets cleaned up so it doesn’t cause a problem.

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