A 52-year-old member asked:
what are some physical therapy exercises for a left thumb phalanx injury?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 43 years experience
Depends: Depends on the diagnosis, exam, x-rays and degree of injury. Perhaps none, immediately. Get evaluatied and work with your physician on the need and type of therapy and then with a good physical therapist.
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Orthopedic Surgery 20 years experience
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Last updated Sep 3, 2013
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