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I experiencing sharp pain through my whole thumb, please suggest remedy for it

I cut my thumb by accident a few days ago really deep to the point of my thumb going numb for a few days but when I try to use my thumb it sends a sharp pain through the whole thumb, did I re ally mess something up such as a nerve or is this nirmal?
Asked On : Sun, 18 Apr 2010
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi , Thanks for your query.
You could have damaged a nerve ending, small blood vessels or you may even have a small hair line fracture. Infection of the wound is another possibility. I suggest you visit an orthopedic surgeon. You may also need an X- ray.
Thank you. Have a healthy life!
Answered: Thu, 10 Nov 2011
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Dermatologist Dr. Puvvula Kishore Kumar's  Response
welcome to HCM...,
Thanks for query...,
numbness is due to injury of nerve.......
that is complete damage of myelin sheath(Overcoat)...,
It will get normal ....more than 6 weeks of treatment...,
Hence consult Neurosurgeon needful of luck....,
Answered: Thu, 10 Nov 2011
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  Anonymous's Response

You could have injured your nerve

Answered: Thu, 22 Apr 2010
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