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Skin separated between middle and ring finger

Patient: Cricket ball dropped in between my middle finger and ring finger. Due to that I got wounded

 

 

Symptoms: Pain

 

 

Doctor: Hello. Welcome to ask the doctor.In traumatic wound, treatment depends on the severity of the wound.If mild lacera tion, I prefer to advise topical antibiotic cream like Mupirocin 2 percent over the affected area.If the gap is wide open, it may require suturing and closure by doctor.Visit your Doctor so that he can examine you and give you a prescription accordingly.I hope it helps.Take care.

 


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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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