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What are some treatments I can apply to a basketball index-finger injury? Do the pain-relief creams help?

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Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Family Medicine
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In brief: Exercise

First.See your primary care provider to be sure of the proper diagnosis.
Then be sure to take prescription exactly as prescribed. Stretching exercises often help injuries that are not fractures.

In brief: Exercise

First.See your primary care provider to be sure of the proper diagnosis.
Then be sure to take prescription exactly as prescribed. Stretching exercises often help injuries that are not fractures.
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
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Dr. Daniel Mass
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: See a doctor

You self treatment of your index finger can lead to problems in the future if you have a fracture into the joint.
See a hand surgeon for x-rays and treatment first.

In brief: See a doctor

You self treatment of your index finger can lead to problems in the future if you have a fracture into the joint.
See a hand surgeon for x-rays and treatment first.
Dr. Daniel Mass
Dr. Daniel Mass
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