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A 41-year-old female asked:

Broke my finger 3 weeks ago. last week i developed a red hot, patch at base of one of the broken bones. skin hasn't been broken. infection possible?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 62 years experience
Broken finger: Yes this is a complication, and you should see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment.
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