Puncture Wound

Patient : Hello, I am working on a fictional novel in which a character is stabbed through the hand with a knife. I was hoping someone could give me some information on the effects of such a wound. Since I can only write one question per submission, I will start with the most pressing. What effect would a stab wound have on mobility immediately after the stabbing?
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