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Bridgewater, NJ
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.

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 45 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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Last updated Jun 11, 2017

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