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Bruising On Fingers
Is there any way to lessen the pain from a bruise? I just got a guitar and im having a lot of fun with it but the strings are bruising my fingers
Fell on my hand out of bed and my hand landed on a extention lead swollen bruising and fingers are swelling what do I do now its beem 3 days?
See a doctor: You may have inflammatory arthritis or any type of arthritis. Your doctor will correctly diagnose this and order xrays if needed. Make sure you drink lots of water and avoid caffeine and alcohol since they can dehydrate you. Easy bruising is caused by fish oil, aspirin, ibuprofen, vitamin E, alcohol, and many prescription drugs. Feel better soon. ...Read more
Several things: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
If your hands shaking and have acute bruising over the middle finger and is quite swollen is that bad?
Swollen finger: This needs to be looked at to rule out infection/injury. ...Read more
Son fell out of bed finger instant swelling and bruising full motion of finger. Should I take to doctor he is 4.
Yes if you can: Because he can still move the finger, it is not likely to be dislocated or broken, but it could be sprained, leading to swelling and bruising. If you can't go to the doctor, you can "buddy-tape" it, meaning wrap a tape or gauze around the finger and its neighboring finger so he won't hurt it by bumping it against something. Tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain. It should be better in a week or so. Hope that helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why would I have bruising on my ring finger if only my little finger is injured, and does that mean there is a fracture?
Is it possible for a 2 year old child to cause bruising to their own face. finger sized in a circle shape matching on both cheeks from biting h on the?
Biting what??: It is quite common to get circular bruising marks from suction with a object like a bottle top or cup, etc. but it would be difficult for a 2 year old to cause bruising on their face by biting them selves. Bites by other children are common at this age, and usually will show the individual teeth marks. ...Read more