Broken Finger Directory
There are three bones in each finger that can be broken. Symptoms of a broken finger include pain, finger deformity, swelling, redness, bruising, and more. To treat a broken finger, splint the finger and apply ice. Medical treatment may also include surgery if necessary. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how a broken finger is caused, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.
Broken Finger Basics
Fingers are easily injured. Injuries may range from simple bruises or contusions to broken bones and dislocations of the joints.
Treatment for Finger Injuries
From mild to serious, learn how many common finger injuries are treated.
Broken Finger Treatment
Learn emergency treatment of a broken finger from the experts at WebMD.
Shoulder Problems and Injuries-Prevention
Tips to help prevent shoulder problems or injuries.
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Removing a Ring From a Finger or Toe
Swelling of the fingers or toes is common after an injury to the hand, arm, foot, or leg. If you did not remove a ring before swelling began, try one of the following methods. These methods can be used for rings on fingers or toes. If these methods fail, see your health professional to have the ring removed.First methodDon't try to force the finger or toe out of the ring. This may make the area ..