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Can't tell if my finger is broken or jammed?

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Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Get an x-ray

Many fractures may seem like only a "jammed finger" or sprain, but only an x-ray can tell for sure.
It is better to have your finger evaluated if the pain, loss of motion, and swelling do not resolve within a few days.

In brief: Get an x-ray

Many fractures may seem like only a "jammed finger" or sprain, but only an x-ray can tell for sure.
It is better to have your finger evaluated if the pain, loss of motion, and swelling do not resolve within a few days.
Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
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