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I had 2 screws in my thumb 6 months ago & I injured the same rhumb again now I can not move it & in a lot of pain is it possible to have move the screw?
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Dr. Malinda Linn
Family Medicine
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In brief: Hardware removal
Yes.
Hardware does not always have to be removed once placed but if you are experiencing pain and inability to move you should seek help from your orthopedic surgeon to discuss options.

In brief: Hardware removal
Yes.
Hardware does not always have to be removed once placed but if you are experiencing pain and inability to move you should seek help from your orthopedic surgeon to discuss options.
Dr. Malinda Linn
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