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What is the best way to treat a swollen finger?

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Dr. John Cheng
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Swollen finger: Most finger sprains/jammed finger are treated with ice, rest and taping. If the pain is significant and swelling is significant you should have it evaluated with x-rays in an urgent care or with your pcp.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

What can I do if my finger is swollen, how can I treat it?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Depends on the cause: It depends on the cause of the swelling. Get it evaluated.

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