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Finger pulp infection. Could I lose the finger?

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Dr. Jose J Monsivais
Surgery - Hand Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes, if neglected

The infection needs to be treated, surgery to drain the pus, may be required.
The infection can spread to the bone or the flexor tendons if left untreated.

In brief: Yes, if neglected

The infection needs to be treated, surgery to drain the pus, may be required.
The infection can spread to the bone or the flexor tendons if left untreated.
Dr. Jose J Monsivais
Dr. Jose J Monsivais
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