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what happens if you dont treat your broken knuckle
A 49-year-old female asked:
34 years experience Hand Surgery
A : A trigger finger as dr press stated is the most common cause.
Other things include abnrmal travel of the extensor tendon, joint spurs or arthritis an ... Read More
43 years experience Plastic Surgery
Sounds : Sounds like you are describing a trigger finger. I have added a link to the american society for surgery of the hand information on this very common c ... Read More
31 years experience Plastic Surgery
Trigger Finger: Most likey reason is that you have a trigger finger (or two). An experienced hand surgeon can help. Sometimes antiinflammatories can help (oral or inj ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
20 years experience Family Medicine
Who diagnosed you: First of all insomnia is a very rare diagnosis. So need more information. You need to give a very good history and essentially start again
Wrong diagnosis: Familial Fatal Insomnia is a very rare syndrome, and considered a prion-associated illness. There are no families that I am aware who live in India, ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
40 years experience Podiatry
See an Orthopedist: Best sot see an orthopedic doctor for treatment.
A 20-year-old male asked:
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: complicated. needs surgery. need a hand specialist. several different procedures can be done
A 38-year-old member asked:
40 years experience Podiatry
Whats the cause: Usually ice is used for swelling but depending on the cause, this may vary.
See a podiatrist.
A female asked:
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: That cream is a potent steroid cream, may cause more darkness of your skin at the affected areas, in addition to other side effects if not used proper ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Needs to be seen: Worrisome conditions that can present this way are infection and vasculitis. Please see your physician.
A 42-year-old member asked:
14 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Xrays: You should get an xray to make sure there is no fracture. Some fractures of the knuckles can involve the joint space and cause long term pain. Hopef ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
45 years experience Pediatrics
Can't say: I would need to examine the fingers to offer an opinion. This site does not allow us to view pictures, and the description is vague. If it persists or ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Septic arthritis: Watch for increased sweeping in the knuckle, difficulty making a fist and an elevated fever. You could be developing an infection in the joint which ... Read More
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