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FELON
Infection of the pulp space in the finger.

Cause
Foreign body in the finger, such as splinter.

What Can You Do?
Your only option is to see the doctor there is no treatment you can do.

What Can a Doctor Do?
Drain the injury.

Antibiotics

Surgery

How Successful it Treatment?
Treatment is extremely successful and can most of the time fix the problem

What Happens if You Don't Have Treatment?
If you do not receive treatment there is a high risk of chronic infection involving the bone.