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Maker 3D-prints himself a prosthetic flexing fingertip | Crave – CNET

Finger tip amputations are a relatively common injury. Most occur after a crushing injury or after an injury from a saw. Most patients do not use prosthetic devices after such injuries. One patient, however, used his own ...

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Angry and thinking about hitting something?

By now, most Americans have heard about how Amar'e Stoudemire's momentary lapse of judgement will likely put him out of the rest of the season. While it would be easy to wag our collective fingers at him, it is worth noting how common punching-related hand injuries are, and how serious ...

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Miley Cyrus Rushed to Hospital to Get Stitches on Finger – UsMagazine.com

Finger lacerations are a very common injury. Most can be treated at home with cleansing of the wound and application of a band-aid. However, sometimes the wound is severe enough that evaluation by a medical professional is appropriate. The wound might need to be closed, a foreign body ...

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Results of Needle Aponeurotomy for Dupuytren Contracture in Over 1,000 Fingers

Dupuytren's Contracture is a condition of the hand which causes the connective tissue in the palm of the hand to become thickened and shortened. Men are more commonly affected than women. The disease is found most frequently in people 50 years or older who are of northern European ancestry. Scientific ...

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2012 Masters — Sergia Garcia dealing with infected nail on left hand – ESPN

Sergio Garcia will begin play at the Masters tomorrow while struggling to fight an infected fingernail. Infections of the fingernail, also called a paronycia, are common. Risk factors that could have led to Mr. Garcia's infection include prolonged, repetitive, forceful gripping on the golf club; the hand being covered by ...

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Ryan Seacrest gets elbow surgery to repair torn tendon (News)

    Ryan Seacrest has apparently been suffering from elbow tendonitis. It is difficult to tell from the information given whether this is lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow) or medial epicondylitis (golfer's elbow). In either case, both are ...

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Operate your computer with two mice at the same time!

Good news for our many ambidextrous patients who have found that one mouse hooked to a computer is not quite enough.

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Injured point guard Kendall Marshall sits out UNC’s loss to Kansas in Midwest Regional final – The Washington Post

In spite of rapid surgery after his original injury, Kendall Marshall was not able to return to play for today's game against Kansas. Depending on the ...

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BBC News – Bionic hand for ‘elective amputation’ patient

Hand prosthetics are advancing to the point that a patient has chosen to undergo amputation of his injured hand and fitting of a "bionic" prosthesis. Obviously, a person's hand would have to be pretty bad off ...

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