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Why cast arm for broken finger?

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Dr. Ronald Krinick
41 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on the break: Healing fractures need to be immobilzed. That means the joint above to the joint below. Sometimes the cast is extended to stop muscle activity as well.
Answered on Jan 28, 2015
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