finger surgery


My index finger has a crushed joint at the tip end. A general Dr. mentioned a plastic knuckle could replace it. What is involved in this type of surgery and what is the approx. cost. The fracture is 8 months old.
Thank you for any help.

Posted By mary scott on October 22, 2008 at 23:13:39:

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Silicone inserts leave the epicondyle pressure-free and provide an intermittent compression to the soft tissue of the joint, leading to increased circulation, thus aiding in the resorption of swelling and edema.

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