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Finger Infection (cont.)

Finger Infection Pictures

Picture of flexor tendon sheaths and radial and ulnar bursae. Image courtesy of Randle L Likes, DO.
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Media type: Picture of a herpetic whitlow. Image courtesy of Glen Vaughn, MD.
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Media type: Picture of a moderate paronychia. Swelling and redness around the edge of the nail is caused by a large pus collection under the skin. Image courtesy of Christina L Kukula, DO.
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Media type: Picture of drainage of pus from a paronychia. Image courtesy of Glen Vaughn, MD.
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Media type: Picture of a paronychia can progress to a felon if left untreated. Image courtesy of A paronychia can progress to a felon if left untreated. Image courtesy of Glen Vaughn, MD.
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Media type: Illustration of a subungual hematoma.

Picture of a subungual hematoma

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