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I cut into my nail and skin while peeling potatoes. Now my finger is tingling and a little swollen. Is my finger infected?

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Yep, did this before and it really hurts. I don't think an infection can take hold so quickly, but your nerves are probably reacting to the cut. Wash it out with soap and water, maybe use a little triple antibiotic cream if you're nervous about infection, and keep it clean and dry. If it doesn't stop bleeding, you'll need to get it looked at by a medical professional.

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It's not bleeding cause it happened monday but I've had a band aid on it until today. When it first happened I didn't put one on it at first just water
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Ok, this changes my answer some. If this happened 4 days ago, and now it's getting swollen, then yes, I'd be concerned about infection. Sorry, I thought you'd done this just a little while ago. Is it looking red or inflamed? Is the immediate area of the cut warmer to the touch? Is it feeling more tender than yesterday? If you answer yes to any of those question, then I'd say you've developed an infection and you might need some antibiotic. Did the knife go through the nail into the skin below? If so, antibiotic ointment probably won't be effective and you'll need an oral antibiotic.
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Not as yet. You might want to get medical attention if it is a deep cut. The tingling is most likely because you cut a nerve. Keep the cut clean and covered with a sterile bandage and you should be ok.

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Ouch! Ouch! Ouch! Yep I've done that too. Keep it clean and dry. Use the neo sporin pain reliever with triple antibiotic and bandaid for a few days. If doesn't get better go to md. HTH.

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justbeinghonest

How old are you?

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Why?
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is it bleeding

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Probably
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It happened Monday so it's no longer bleeding
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but it bled then, it throbbing that means the nerve have reconnected and it's healing normally.
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