A 45-year-old member asked:
what can be done for a swollen thumb?
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Dr. Otto Placik answered
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Find cause then rx: I would first identify the cause prior to blindly treati g withou knowing more. For example is this a tumor? Is it lymphatic or vascular congestion? Positional? Work related? Congenital? Constrictive due to ring wear? Due to bone, skin, fat, nerves, vessels?, etc.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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