Thumb swelling

Last week my mom was cleaning the house and by putting stuff together, a wooden sharp hit her thumb. She ignored first then it's swelling, I consulted the doc and got medicines, now there's a pain in vain of the hand. Right now, I'm out of the town. Suggest me some measures.
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Dr. Vinod Kumar A.C
18 yrs. of exp | Bangalore | Orthopedic Surgeon
it's better to immobilized, and xray is required to rule out fracture, consult orthopedic surgeon get evaluated
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