A 34-year-old member asked:
swollen thumb from hammering. what to do?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Bryan McIntosh answered
18 years experience Plastic Surgery
Rest: Often times injuries such as isolated swelling of a digit due to a repetitive motion is an overuse injury requiring rest. Ibuprofen may help reduce pain and swelling as well.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014
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