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Will A Finger With A Hairline Fracture Be Swollen And Numb For Long
A fracture is a broken bone. As there is cartilage at the end of many bones at the joint, a fracture may also include a break in the cartilage. Fractures and broken bones are the same thing. It seems that many believe that a "fracture" is a lesser injury or an incomplete break in the bone, but this is not correct. Fractures may be displaced or ...Read more
4-5 wks: It takes time for the soft tissues to heal also. ...Read more
I just slammed my finger in my garage like shed door, and it is starting to bruise and swell. Is it a hairline fracture?
Fracture or not?: After an accident like this, if you have enough pain that you think you may have fractured your finger, it is best to visit a physician so that he or she can make sure that you have intact neurovascular status. Your doctor can splint your finger and order x-rays if appropriate. The diagnosis of a fracture is suspected with point tenderness and pain, but is confirmed with radiographs. ...Read more
Bicycle chain fell against my pinky - think it's a hairline fracture. Still a little red, swollen after a month but only hurts sometimes. Get trtmnt?
U need images &-: -exam to get a Dx then Rx is dictated by the findings. Unable 2 rec Rx without this. ...Read more
Hairline fracture of wrist 26 yrs ago. No recent trauma but hurts when i move it, not swollen. What could cause the pain? What can I do to lessen it?
My pinky finger has been swelling for over 4 weeks now. Constant pain in the middle of my pinky. Could it be a hairline fracture?
Pinky swelling: There are many potential causes of pinky pain and swelling. They include: various types of arthritis, trauma, fractures as you discussed, nerve entrapment (ulnar), sprain, inflammatory reaction, insect bites, and others. After four weeks its time to see your pcp. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I got 5thmetacarpal base hairline fracture, im using splint, my two fingers are tapped is it enough for in this frcture.Suggest me?
Cast or splint: "dealers choice" a splint lets you take it off and wash but complicance is often an issue even with the best intentions and it may take longer to heal. While annoying at times a cast may work faster initially. For some but nondisplaced fractures dont mandate casting always ten weeks down the line no difference, just your experience in getting there. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 sprained my ankle 4 days ago and it is still quite swollen and very bruised. Wondering if I should get it checked for a hairline fracture?
Broken bone is also known as Fracture. A bone fracture is a condition in which there is a break in the bone. It can be caused by a high force injury or it may result from a previous medical condition that involves weakening of the bone. Common symptoms include severe pain, swelling of the surrounding ...Read more
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