U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Australia
A member asked:

I have a sore hand from when i slipped a few days ago and it is swollen and so is my thumb and it is blue just wondering if it is broken or fractured and i cant bend my wrist?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Could be fractured: You need to see a doctor and an x-ray to see if it is fractured.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated May 3, 2015

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.