Things get real messy

Wow, did things ever get bad. The tenderness I mentioned in my last installment developed into a severe Staph infection. A band-aid I put on the area that night was soaked with fluid the next morning. The ankle area was so swollen and felt like a balloon filled with water. When pressure was applied so [...]

Infected scar tissue

Well, time to add another installment. Physical Therapy has been going on for about 6 weeks and the progress is good and bad. Good is the movement in the ankle area. When I first began my ankle was stiff and inflexible. Now it can rotate around. Walking is much easier but stairs are still one [...]