Finger Injuries (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
Because the hand is a finely coordinated tool that must function correctly for so many everyday activities, even a relatively minor finger injury can lead to some loss of function. If in doubt, consult a doctor. Also contact a doctor if the patient is not sure whether they have had a tetanus immunization in the last 10 years. Always seek medical care if the following occur:
Go to a hospital's emergency department if these conditions develop:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/3/2015
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