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I know broken finger has consequences. What are they?
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Dr. Hill Hastings
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Deformity, arthritis
Most fractures heal.
The question is do they heal without deformity? When they involve a joint and are offset(displaced) they can lead to altered motion and arthritis.

In brief: Deformity, arthritis
Most fractures heal.
The question is do they heal without deformity? When they involve a joint and are offset(displaced) they can lead to altered motion and arthritis.
Dr. Hill Hastings
Dr. Hill Hastings
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Dr. George Valdez
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
It depends what part of the finger is broken, in what position it is in, and the type of break.
If it is managed properly by a doctor, a simple break should have little or no long term issue.

In brief: Depends
It depends what part of the finger is broken, in what position it is in, and the type of break.
If it is managed properly by a doctor, a simple break should have little or no long term issue.
Dr. George Valdez
Dr. George Valdez
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