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Ruptured Tendon in hand

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iamEarthymama Mon 11-May-15 09:09:43

I ruptured a tendon in my right hand 8 weeks ago.
I was too ill to have surgery then and am due to see the consultant to arrange operation at the end of the month.
As I am now much better I am more active and my hand is becoming more painful.
Can anyone tell me how to support it to prevent further damage and limit pain please?

I can't bend my little finger at all.

CMOTDibbler Mon 11-May-15 09:14:07

Have you tried buddy taping your little finger? That will keep it moving with the next finger and should be more comfortable

iamEarthymama Mon 11-May-15 14:29:38

Thank you for replying. smile
I did as you advised and it is much more comfortable than before.
Going for the scan now

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