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Finger swollen and numb after stitches in hand - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
User :   my friend just got stitches yesterday he cut it his hand is now sweling and num in the fingers
Doctor :   ok
User :   what dose this mean
Doctor :   this means that th
Doctor :   the injured site is reacting to the rebuilding of the skin
Doctor :   you need not worry
User :   ok should we keep it iced to keep swelling down
Doctor :   you have to take the tablets regul;rly the doctor prescribed
User :   ok as well with ice
Doctor :   noneed to keep in ice

Doctor :   keep the area dry to get recovered fast
Doctor :   if the swelling does not go down by tmr
Doctor :   get bk tpo doc
User :   heloo
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   are you bak?
User :   yes
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