What is Ankle Fusion?

Category: Surgeries


Ankle fusion surgery is usually done when an ankle joint becomes worn out and painful. An ankle fusion removes the surfaces of the ankle joint and allows the tibia to grow together, or fuse, with the talus.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ankle Fusion

Side effect Patients Percentage


Stopped having Ankle Fusion

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 6
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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