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I have recently slammed my finger in between a piece

I have recently slammed my finger in between a piece of wood and a piece of metal. I put full force down on the metal bar not realizing my finger was underneath, and i now have a big blood blister right above my nail. I am experiencing total numbness in my finger and i am worried about it, not to mention i can’t bind my finger what so ever.
Wed, 10 Oct 2018
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