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What causes numbness in the fingers after hand injury?

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Dr. Praveen Tayal

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Posted on Fri, 4 May 2018 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Question: How concerned to be about numb fingers
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Answered by Dr. Praveen Tayal 15 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Nothing to worry.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.
If the numbness decreases when the swelling decreases on elevating then you need not worry. It will take time to come back to normal.
I hope this answers your query.
In case you have additional questions or doubts, you can forward them to me, and I shall be glad to help you out.
Wishing you good health.
Regards.
Dr. Praveen Tayal.
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