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Mallet Finger Next Steps
A hand specialist may monitor the progress of the injury, especially if a deformity in the finger develops.
If a cut is repaired, a follow-up visit to the doctor may be necessary in approximately 10 days to have the sutures removed.
Sachin J Shah, MD
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