Smashed fingers

Alternative Names

Finger(s) – smashed; Crushed digits

Definition of Smashed fingers

Smashed fingers is an injury involving direct trauma to one or more fingers.

Review

Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington, School of Medicine; C. Benjamin Ma, MD, Assistant Professor, Chief, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, UCSF Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 7/10/2009

Smashed fingers

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