Swollen Finger?


A swollen finger might be caused by trauma to the finger from an accident or even from broken bone in the hand or finger. A swollen finger might also be caused by arthritis of the joints of the hand or finger. Rheumatoid arthritis commonly causes swelling in the fingers and hands. Swelling in a finger might also come from pregnancy or premenstrual syndrome or even from fluid retention due to a large intake of salt. Swelling of the finger can also be caused by a reaction to an insect bite.
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1. Examine the hand to check for broken skin or blood. Clean the hand and all wounds thoroughly. Apply a topical antibiotic, and use sterile dressings to cover gaping wounds or where
1 Exercise your swollen fingers. Move your fingers around pump excess fluid back to the heart. Motion causes blood flow to the area, which stimulates the pressure necessary to pump
You may have touched or handled something you are sensitive or allergic to,or even ingested a food that you are slightly allergic to.It may also be a side effect to a medication.You
The following medical conditions are possible causes of swollen fingers: Arthritis,
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