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Hand Injuries (cont.)

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Author: Chad Tarr, MD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine.

Editor: Charles P. Davis, MD, PhD

Medically reviewed by Aimee V. HachigianGould, MD; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

REFERENCES: Hand Injury Slideshow. High-Pressure Hand Injury. Soft Tissue Hand Injury Differential Diagnoses. Finger, Hand, and Wrist Injuries.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/15/2014
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