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I broke my finger 6 months ago, now it still feels numb. Why is that?

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Dr. Mark Rekant
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Residuals

Of the injury. Residual swelling and scar tissue often leaves one with these symptoms.

In brief: Residuals

Of the injury. Residual swelling and scar tissue often leaves one with these symptoms.
Dr. Mark Rekant
Dr. Mark Rekant
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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine

In brief: Nerve damage

You may have lacerated the digital nerve.
This will heal back, but very slowly, at a rate of about 1mm per month. See your physician for an opinion.

In brief: Nerve damage

You may have lacerated the digital nerve.
This will heal back, but very slowly, at a rate of about 1mm per month. See your physician for an opinion.
Dr. Gregory Hines
Dr. Gregory Hines
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