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Ankle Replacement and CMT

By Anonymous July 12, 2015 - 10:11am
 
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My surgeon has suggested a total ankle replacement due to severe ankle arthritis and a second surgeon agreed. I am 62 years old and have CMT. My surgeon reconstructed my foot 3 years ago. The problem is my insurance (BCBS) will not approve ankle replacement due to my CMT. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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