Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

symtoms of infection to finger tenosyvonitus

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Probable bacterial: This sounds like a bacterial infection(paronychia) for which warm soaks and antibiotics may be helpful, but if it is a paronychia the nail often has t ... Read More
1
1 thank
Dr. Steven Zimmet
43 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Poss bacterial infec: You may have a paroncyhia, which can be a bacterial infection. If the prescribed treatment doesn't help within about 2 days, or if it's getting worse, ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
39 years experience Hand Surgery
Treat infection: You need antibiotics and evaluation. Some infections such as a felon require drainage. Infectious tenosynovitis is a medical emergency and requires ag ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hermilando Payen
56 years experience Pathology
Topical antibiotic: If you do not need any sutures, i guess the cut is superficial and just need some cleansing with alcohol and apply topical antibiotic ointment. If the ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Neosporin: Clean the cut, apply neosporin, use the gauze or bandage tape. It will take sometime to heal.
1
1 thank
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Cirino
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Cat bites -high risk: If the bite broke the skin, it is a high risk of causing infection. Up to eighty percent of cat bites become infected. One organism, Pastuerella mul ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Some signs: cannot say in your particular case, but generally, infection stays sore, and there are usually several symptoms like swelling, redness, pain, heat. On ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
How's it look?: How long has it been since you pricked your finger? Did it bleed when you pricked it? Is it red, swollen or tender? Is any pus coming from it? If ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jose J Monsivais
50 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes, if neglected: The infection needs to be treated, surgery to drain the pus, may be required. The infection can spread to the bone or the flexor tendons if left untre ... Read More
6
6 thanks
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Coats II
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Ice & nSAID's: Ice at the injection site is probably the quickest way to alleviate the pain after a trigger injection. Otc nsaid's are also very helpful. I like to g ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Question vague: This is unlikely to occur, but need you to clarify the issue. What specifically are you concerned with and what is the problem with your middle finger ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month