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A 40-year-old member asked:

It's been more than a week and i still can't pull my thumb all the way forward or back because of the pain. could there be a hairline fracture?

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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Possibly.: You should see an orthopedic hand/wrist specialist, who would start with xrays, to see if you have a fracture.

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