Finger Infection (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
The key to preventing disability and possible loss of the finger is early and appropriate treatment. If any signs and symptoms are present, contact a doctor at once.
If the person has signs or symptoms of a felon, cellulitis, flexor tenosynovitis, or deep space infection, seek emergency care at once.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/12/2014
Kevin Aston, DO
Michael Doyle, DO
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