Achilles tendon surgery with tendon transfer

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So, on 22 August, i had a calcaneoplasty, achilles debridement with FHL transfer. Hopefully this means something to someone ! I was put in a cast slab with bandages around, none weight baring. Absolutely no pain or discomfort other than trying (at the age of 46) to use crutches - not good! Went back yesterday, took it all off and now in an aircast boot. Struggled to sleep as they didnt really say whether i could sleep without it? and i've been in so much more pain today than i was even on day 1! Has anyone had this type of surgery and can help? Should i be taking the boot off to rest when not on my feet?imageimage

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