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Jammed Finger


Jammed two fingers last sat playing rugby splinted both throughout the week for support and protection. Today I can bend one completey although still slightly tender around the joint.
I can not straighten or bend the other completely and it is still swollen and slightly bruised around the knuckle, any suggestions, do I need e-rays?


  1. I would be careful about the one that is still bruised. I was playing basketball and someone’s hand came down and jammed all my fingers. 3 of my fingers healed properly, but my pinky was actually broken. I had to go in and get surgery done because I didn’t set the break quick enough. It was the worst surgery and I know have a crooked painful pinky as a result. If it still hurts or you still have trouble moving it- get it looked at ASAP.