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Foot Drop User Group
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Foot Drop is a support group. The goal of group is to share information, and connect with others dealing with foot drop. Foot Drop can be caused by stroke, back or spine injury and tumor.

Founded by FMDAdvocate on February 15, 2011
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rodansdogJul 17
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By Isabelle1789 Blank
I recently developed really severe drop foot. I cannot lift it at ALL. Total paralysis. I started taking vitamin b...
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By rodansdog
I suffer from drop foot and as a consequence have been fitted with a couple of brace type things. Looking at them log...
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retep99Jun 16
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retep99Nov 26, 2013
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By retep99 Blank
Hi all, I have now (thankfully!!!) fully recovered from my FD which was caused by a Neuropraxial crush injury to my p...
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FMDAdvocateJul 11, 2012
GetBackUpJan 27, 2012
modernbirdNov 22, 2011
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By leftdrop Blank
It is good to know that there is a current support group for foot drop. I was stopped in traffic in 2009 and rear en...
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22Hope221May 08
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By mbooo
Hi: I l was walking home one day about 4 months Jan when my left ago when out of the blue my left foot slid inward. ...
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By Linda91
What Research is currently being carried out on foot drop? This includes research on possible therapies, braces etc.
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Linda91Apr 10
shasha151Dec 28, 2013
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By Linda91 Blank
Hi everyone! I am currently designing a brace for foot drop. I began this project last year when I was astounded b...
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By footdropstudy Blank
I am a Doctor of Internal Medicine. I have developed a simple technique to improve foot drop. I wish it worked on sev...
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By csbrandy
I have had foot drop for 2 years now after surgery. Has anyone had experience with symptoms reversing after a 2 year ...
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Linda91Dec 16, 2013
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By rene104 Blank
Hi I have foot drop from a compressed sciatic nerve due to a bleed in my leg from being on a blood thinner. I had a ...
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By Count_Duckula Blank
Hello! This is my first post, so here goes... I suffered a pelvic crush injury at the end of 2008 which in turn led ...
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retep99Nov 22, 2013
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By jk327 Blank
Hello all. About three years ago I suffered some compression nerve damage (~8hrs). My left foot recovered functiona...
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Csuttorp22Nov 10, 2013
retep99Jul 09, 2013
jeffbokJun 16, 2013
shasha151Jun 15, 2013
jeffbokJun 13, 2013
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By Jen2691 Blank
Hi, my name is Jen and I'm 22 years old. This past June I went to the hospital because I suddenly lost use of my left...
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By okiejohn Blank
My husband had an esophageal dilation procedure done a week ago. He walked in to outpatient fine, went to the OR and...
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By nebula101 Blank
HI, I have been diagnosed with a large tumor on my right L4 and have just had failed attempt to remove it. I have b...
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By crzyallday Blank
I just recently joined the MS Community on MedHelp. I have foot drop due to MS which was diagnosed in '85. It's onl...
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shasha151Aug 19, 2013
AzariesAug 12, 2013
AzariesAug 12, 2013
shasha151Aug 11, 2013
AzariesAug 10, 2013
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By shasha151 Blank
Has anyone tried the Step smart foot brace, it is pricey at $199 which works out at about £130. I have been looking ...
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By painintheislands960 Blank
Hi I'm new here but I read some of the posts and realized that maybe I do have "drop foot". I had a cervical spine su...
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HeatherRDHJul 31, 2013
maticccAug 30, 2012
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By monsterwithoutafoot Blank
Hey yall, So Im a dissabled Navy Vet who had three ruptured disc in my back that damged the nerve and I have now ...
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HeatherRDHJul 30, 2013
HeatherRDHJul 30, 2013
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By Val1117 Blank
Hello everyone. I was diagnosed with foot drop approx. 1year ago (2012). It is a result of overdoses of chemo Drugs f...
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