2 doctors weighed in:
Noticing swelling after partial finger amputation?
2 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: See a Doc
While a certain amount of swelling is typical after any amputation, it is best to see the surgeon that operated on you to make sure there is no infection.

In brief: See a Doc
While a certain amount of swelling is typical after any amputation, it is best to see the surgeon that operated on you to make sure there is no infection.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Thank
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
In brief: Swelling is common
Following any surgery, swelling is common.
Swelling should improve though with time. If you do not see signs of improvement consult with your surgeon.

In brief: Swelling is common
Following any surgery, swelling is common.
Swelling should improve though with time. If you do not see signs of improvement consult with your surgeon.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Crystal Twynham
Board Certified, Surgery
29 years in practice
938K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors