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Pinky Finger Injuries
Evaluation: Deformity of a finger following injury should be further evaluated by a physician and in most cases it would be important to at least obtain an xray. ...Read more
Deformities are usually variations from normal. Deformities can be acquired such as from trauma or disease, or congenital. Many variations of congenital hand deformities can occur, but are not very common. Deformities from trauma or disease like arthritis are more common. Fractures that heal at an angle can cause deformity. Joint erosions from arthritis ...Read more
How many jammed fingers or finger injuries visits occur annually to e.R.'s, from sports activities?
Hi iv'e had many finger injuries but iv'e had one a few days ago and it's way worst than the others my symtoms include, Swelling, Color Change, and pain?
Why do finger injuries seem to hurt much more than other injuries? Foot injuries don't seem to hurt as much.
No: Jammed fingers come froma ball or person or the ground hitting the tip of you finger this can still occur with sports glove. Only a baseball mitt decreases the risk of a ball strike. If you get a jammed finger you should get a x-ray because often there is more damage then initially thought. ...Read more
My grandma woke up with a swollen pinky finger on her hand. No injuries. She said no pain just itchy. What can it be?
A bite: It is probably an insect or spider bite. Give it time. ...Read more
I dropped a microwave on my pinky finger. The corner of the microwve gave me a tiny bruise lookin injury that created a small bubble now. What do I d?
See your doctor: Please contact your doctor, and x-ray might be needed to determine if there is a fracture (if the finger is broken). Additionally, your physician needs to examine the finger and make sure that there is no infection. ...Read more
My pinky and ring finger are curled in and not wanting to extend. No pain and no recent injury to arm or hand. What could this be?
Hello I had a finger injury (my pinky) & the pulp came off. Now it's healed after 5 weeks but red & tender. No nerve or bone damage. Will I be ok? Numbness? Thahk you for helping me
Severe right wrist pain. Hurts to touch on left side of the wrist (pinky finger side). Any movement causes pain. No apparent injury. Started couple days ago, got progressively worse. Feels like pain is starting to radiate to arm.
If deformed see doctor
Pain in rt hand small finger for month. Pains while bending the finger. No sign of redness or deformity. No history of injury.
65y Male. Swelling in 1 hand since a month, went away for few days but came back, painful, cant bend fingers. No injury. What could it be?
Hard to say without: Examining it...I would suggest to start by getting and X-ray ...Read more
Injuries: Can vary from contusions to fractures and dislocations. If you are in pain or any trouble go get it checked, a simple exam with radiographs will resolve the issue. ...Read more