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Complete dislocation of pip joint on 3rd finger, deviated toward thumb. Reduced in under 60 sec, no fracture. Healing time?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: 6 wks+

U tore the ulnar collateral ligament.
Buddy tape 2 the ring finger. B sure u have seen an ortho 2 confirm no fx. Some use casts but i find there is 2 much loss of motion 2 deal with.

In brief: 6 wks+

U tore the ulnar collateral ligament.
Buddy tape 2 the ring finger. B sure u have seen an ortho 2 confirm no fx. Some use casts but i find there is 2 much loss of motion 2 deal with.
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Dr. Bradley Butkovich
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Start moving it with

It buddy taped to adjacent finger. Should be feeling better in a couple of weeks.
May always have a little swelling in the pop joint and have to increase your ring size down the road of you wear a ring on that finger.

In brief: Start moving it with

It buddy taped to adjacent finger. Should be feeling better in a couple of weeks.
May always have a little swelling in the pop joint and have to increase your ring size down the road of you wear a ring on that finger.
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