A 19-year-old female asked:
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fractured growth plate of thumb when i was 13 now 19 but my thumb still swells from taking notes and pain now radiates down wrist with some movement?

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Dr. Jose J Monsivais
49 years experience Hand Surgery
Post traumatic arthr: Post traumatic arthritis of neighboring joint
Answered on Sep 11, 2016

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
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Sure it could: Or other fx around the thumb or a tear of the ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb joint (mcpj) you need to go see a doctor.
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Dr. Yash Khanna
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ItMayBeGetItChecked: The only way you can know if it is fractured is by having it checked by a doctor and by xray imaging.From what you describe it may be fractured,Consul ... Read More
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Dr. Charles Gordon
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Takes long time: Sorry but it takes a long time to heal even small bones at your age. You can see the orthopedist you saw before and get a repeat x-ray. They may have ... Read More

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