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My finger was broken, but I just took the splint off? Is that ok?
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
In brief: NO ITS NOT OK!
There's a reason you should wear it as long as you should.
Take it off yourself may prevent the bone from healing properly.

In brief: NO ITS NOT OK!
There's a reason you should wear it as long as you should.
Take it off yourself may prevent the bone from healing properly.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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