A 43-year-old male asked:
My 8 year old daughter broke left forearm 4 months ago. now her index finger and middle finger still feel numb, and thumb can't do active abduction. doctor says wait for nerve to recover. should we?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Dr. George Klauberanswered
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Consult hand surgeon: Advice from a hand surgeon would be reliable.
4.8k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Dr. Kerrie Pinkneyanswered
Palliative Care 29 years experience
Second opinion: The answer given to you may be correct. Can not say without more knowledge of her injury (specifics). There is no harm in seeking a second opinion from a pediatric orthopedic surgeon. Take the records and films with you.
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Last updated Nov 28, 2017
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