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I have a jammed thumb and a bruised palm, do I need to seek medical attention?
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Dr. Eran Kessous
Sports Medicine
In brief: Yes
Jammed thumb with bruising could mean a serious injury.
Go see your dr. Or a specialist.

In brief: Yes
Jammed thumb with bruising could mean a serious injury.
Go see your dr. Or a specialist.
Dr. Eran Kessous
Dr. Eran Kessous
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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Yes
The bruising is from blood that can be the result of a muscle, ligament or bone injury.
A thorough medical evaluation (that will likely include x-rays) will determine whether you injured a bone (break/fracture) or soft tissue (ligament sprain or muscle tear) or both.

In brief: Yes
The bruising is from blood that can be the result of a muscle, ligament or bone injury.
A thorough medical evaluation (that will likely include x-rays) will determine whether you injured a bone (break/fracture) or soft tissue (ligament sprain or muscle tear) or both.
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
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