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A member asked:

I hurt my finger while playing basketball at pe. it isn't swollen or bruised. it's just a little red and throbs slightly. when i bend the top part of ?

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Dr. Yelena Kipervas
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Instruction : Please, put the ice around your finger for next few hours to prevent swelling and bruises. And use Advil or Motrin for pain if you need it.
Last updated Oct 8, 2016

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