Finger Injury not sure what to do

Patient

Q: I injured my ring finger and index finger playing flag football today and was wondering what could be wrong and what I should do?

Symptoms:  Moderate swelling over proximal knuckle of ring and index finger, Moderate bruising over proximal knuckle of both fingers, mild to moderate pain, can only bend each finger about half as much as normally
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