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Splints For Deformed Ring Fingers
How to get a ring off, when your fingers are swollen? Is it standerd to remove a ring when putting a splint on?
Cold: Usually cold water does the job. If not check with your doc. ...Read more
I broke my left ring finger a couple days ago.. Any tips for a fast recovery? I'm wearing a finger splint that only covers half the finger.
Broken finger 2+ months ago. Ring finger at the tip. Splinted for 3 weeks. Still hurts to bend all the way or pinch with it. Should it still hurt? Why
How long will i need to wear my oval-8 finger splints to fix my hyperextended middle and ring fingers? Fyi- I have other hyperextended joints and tts
Joint laxity: Can show up in any ways in the hand. Hyper extension of the pip finger joints, looseness of the thumb, abity to place the thumb on the anterior forearm with flexed wrist, wrist ligament looseness. Many have knee or elbow or shoulder looseness too. If chronic laxity is a problem wearing a splint alone may not tighten the joint permanently just show iffunction changes when over extension is limited. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain when I move my pinky and ring finger. I have ra. How should I splint it? Tape? I'd like to tape them together to keep them from moving. Thank you
Pressure on wrist under pinkie make ring and little finger tingle. Loss sensation in both fingers. Guyons syndrome? Should I wear splint brace al time
Hand surgeon: If I were you I would see a hand specialist. That does not mean an operation will immediately be recommended.First, you need proper diagnosis,possibly nerve conduction study,possibly steroid injection in hand,physiotherapy,splint.... Please make an appointment with a hand specialist.Best wishes. ...Read more
Shattered ring finger, had surgery with 4 pins in it now, 2 mths in a cast on whole hand, now just splint. Can I try to bend other fingers? It's hard
In May this year a ball hit my left ring finger they said it was a hairline fracture gave me a splint and until today it hurts especially when I flex ?
I fractured my right ring finger at the base of the middle phalanx 4 weeks ago. I had it splinted and now got another xray and fracture still present.
Not unusual : It would usually take about 8 weeks for such a fracture to heal and it would not be uncommon at all to not see much at 4 weeks. The main reason to check an X-ray at 4 weeks is not really to see if it is healed, but rather to make sure it has not displaced. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer