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Medical advice on a broken finger consultation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   I need to know if i broke my pinky finger
Doctor :   ok
User :   the bone on the left side of my pinky is sticking out, and in the middle it is purple and blue, and I can not move it
Doctor :   ok so u need to show it to a orthopaedician as early as possible.
Doctor :   as it is an compound fracture
Doctor :   it needs immediate attention
User :   thanks and
User :   it is nessacary
Doctor :   yes definetly
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   they will reduce the fracure and
Doctor :   splinter it
User :   i have a meatl splinter on it now, but do i still need to see a doctor
Doctor :   yes u do
User :   ok
Doctor :   it can get infected
User :   ok
Doctor :   u need to be put on antibiotics also
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