A 61-year-old female asked:
Is it normal for the finger to become somewhat black and blue 2 days after trigger finger release? there is minimal pain/no sign of infection.
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
No: Not if it is the entire finger. A colour change like that would make you think of insufficiency of blood flow. Have it assessed now. All the best.
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