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hand injury

Hi i have a joint injury that i have had for three years to middle knuckle joint.Should it get looked at by an orthopedic ? or leave it alone again when it happend  heard a loud pop sound and almost  immediatly it turned black is bluish.


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You may have ruptured a blood vessel or ligament/tendon.  It would be beneficial to see an orthopedist for testing.

Best in Health,
JAG
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I forgot to add  that  every so often it will go cold and semi numb could this be nerve related?  and if a tendon or ligament was ruptrued could this cause the joint to to be deformeed like stick out a little?
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