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should i play volleyball with sprained ring and pinky fingers?

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Dr. Rhett Griggs
Hand Surgery 19 years experience
Depends: Prob best to rest...But otherwise tape it correctly.

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A 31-year-old member asked:

How do I tell if my left pinky finger is sprained, dislocated, or broken?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery 54 years experience
See ortho: Many times as soon as u injure it and look at it, if there is deformity at the joint, = dislocation with/with out fx and ligament damage. If deformity is between the joint, = fracture. If it is just grossly swollen, u need to c an orth surg and b eval + xrays 2 b sure, and 2 get proper treatment no matter what u think it is!
A 37-year-old member asked:

What would be recommended to take care of a badly sprained pinky and ring finger knuckle?

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Dr. Mark Galland
Orthopedic Surgery 32 years experience
Occupational Therapy: You should see an occupational therapist for an evaluation and exercise/therapy plan. They can help evaluate your injury and created a treatment plan to return you to your daily activities.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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