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The end of my left thumb, just started swelling and is

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The end of my left thumb, just started swelling and is getting warm. This happens occasionaly on all my fingers. It feels like I slammed it in a door.
JA: Any recent injuries? How long have you been dealing with the swelling?
Customer: Just started, fifteen minutes ago, and usually last a couple days.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have OA.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 4 months ago.

Thanks for this question

this could be cellulitis or a skin infection

Can you give me a pic?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 4 months ago.

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