Hi, just over a year ago I sliced my thumb

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Q: Hi, just over a year ago I sliced my thumb open on a mug and ended up getting 5 stitches. But now my thumb is all numb around the nail pretty much my whole thumb is numb and I can't feel anything but when I bump it even slightly it gives me electric shocks and you can see a white tendon or nerve Pocking out under the skin. Could you please help me I really want to know what I can do about it.

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