Finger Dislocation (cont.)
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Finger Dislocation Causes
Accidents can cause a "jamming" force to be applied to the end of the finger, or the finger may be forcefully overextended. Either of these situations, or a combination of both, can result in a dislocation.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/31/2014
Kevin P Collins, MD
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