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Broken Finger (cont.)

Broken Finger Prevention

The best medicine for prevention of finger fractures is safety. Most fingers are broken from machines, falls or sporting injuries. Always use safety equipment when doing activities that may injure the hands. Despite all efforts and precautions, injuries do occur and should be evaluated as soon possible.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/31/2014

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