Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Pain in the Hand after Injury Types

The main types of hand injury include:

Skin injuries include:

In many cases, more than one type of injury is present at the same time. A severe sprain often occurs with a small fracture. Lacerations or abrasions are often present with sprains and fractures.

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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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