A 19-year-old female asked:
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had orif surgery on left hand finger proximal phalanx 2 months ago. now fracture is healed but joint of finger is stiff.plz tell any exercises to heal?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Exercises: This may help https://www.healthline.com/health/chronic-pain/wrist-and-hand-stretches
Answered on May 27, 2019

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