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Finger swelling after bandaging, advised exercise in hot water. Advice?

hi, last three month back i got a hairline fracture to my right ring finger . i gone for a bandage for 3weeks.later i removed it and i abserved that my finger was in some swelling &bent in shape for a weeks. After consulting a ortho he advised me to do exercise in hot water for so many weeks so that it comes for normal condition & shape. please advise me for better result
Asked On : Sun, 7 Oct 2012
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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement 's  Response
Feb 2014

Thanks for writing in.

You have to do physiotherapy for better results.

If it doesn't show any improvement then you have to get a x-ray done, whether it is bandaged at correct position or not.

Hope I have answered your query.

Answered: Sun, 7 Oct 2012
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