Jammed Finger- See A Doctor Or Not?

Jammed Finger- See A Doctor Or Not?

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Jammed Finger- See A Doctor Or Not?

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national flag football tournament 1484745608 1895327938 Jammed Finger  See A Doctor Or Not?By Dev K. Mishra, M.D.
President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
Key Points:

A jammed finger occurs with direct impact to the tip of a finger and is generally a mild sprain that resolves in a few days
Some finger injuries can be more serious and require urgent evaluation…

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