A 20-year-old male asked:
I have a swollen index finger with no pain full range of motion it looks red and feels a little warm no cuts/bites can these be sign of infection?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Vanisanswered
Orthopedic Surgery 47 years experience
Yes: It can also be an inflammatory disease!
5.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Dr. Mark Ciagliaanswered
Hand Surgery 19 years experience
Yes : Infections can be characterized by swelling, redness, warmth, loss of motion or pain with motion. Han and finger infections can become a problem if not treated quickly and appropriately. Check with your hand surgeon or head to an er.
5.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Aug 2, 2013
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