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what type of activities can cause a fracture in a child's finger?

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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
General Practice 18 years experience
Trauma: Some sort of trauma likely cause the finger to break.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Many Things: Almost anything that puts unusual stree or torque on the finger can cause a fracture. Falls, blows suach a baseball, excessive twisting are examples.

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Last updated Nov 26, 2013

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