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My 8 year old daughter broke left forearm 4 months ago. Now her index finger and middle finger still feel numb, and thumb can't do active abduction. Doctor says wait for nerve to recover. Should we?

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Dr. Kerrie Pinkney
Palliative Care
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In brief: Second opinion

The answer given to you may be correct.
Can not say without more knowledge of her injury (specifics). There is no harm in seeking a second opinion from a pediatric orthopedic surgeon. Take the records and films with you.

In brief: Second opinion

The answer given to you may be correct.
Can not say without more knowledge of her injury (specifics). There is no harm in seeking a second opinion from a pediatric orthopedic surgeon. Take the records and films with you.
Dr. Kerrie Pinkney
Dr. Kerrie Pinkney
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology

In brief: Consult hand surgeon

Advice from a hand surgeon would be reliable.

In brief: Consult hand surgeon

Advice from a hand surgeon would be reliable.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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