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When I bend the top of my finger it moves but I get a

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When I bend the top of my finger it moves but I get a shooting pain, it still has strength to move but is more confutable strait?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

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Do you have a picture you can attach?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Do not seem to be able to send the picture
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

Thank you for this reply

Do you have any other medical issues?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

Okay thank you. Most likely this is related to arthritis or tendinitis in that joint.

Nothing more.

I would recommend conservative management and try and get in for xrays

heat, ice, rest, ibuprofen, etc

It should get better.

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