A member asked:

I sprained my finger a week ago and have american football training tomorrow. my finger is still fairly sore but only when i bend it. can i play?

5 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Kathy Robinson answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

It is probably okay for you to play but I suggest that you let the team coach, trainer or doctor look at it first. They may want to tape it to protect it before you play. Good luck.

Answered Nov 7, 2018



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Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS answered

Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology

rest is indicated...or you may injure it further, and more seriously

Answered May 22, 2018



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