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Thumb dislocated

I dislocated my thumb but it is treated and it came to right position. I had X-ray after that and there was no fracture. It's been a week now. The pain has gone and I can do slight movements because it's still swollen a little. I want to know is it a concern that it is still swollen around the joint?
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Dr. Vishwas Virmani
21 yrs. of exp | Noida | Physiotherapist

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Hot fomentation. Gentle Stretching of Hand Muscles. Ball exercises. Wrist Exerciser.
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Dr. Anuradha Sharma
9 yrs. of exp | Noida | Clinical Physiotherapist
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Apply ice pack and volini gel after movement
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Dr. Deepak Dhole
6 yrs. of exp | Mumbai | Physiotherapist
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Use u r joint as much as possible within bearable pain limit ...avoid reinjury.....do the continue movement of thumb.. .dont.worry never rest...u r joint. ... .let the swelling goes..... by itself....thanx.
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