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Pinky laceration 4 weeks ago, now numb and tingly

I was at work putting product back on the shelves and got a deep cut on the top of my left pinky about 1 inch below my nails (at the top potion of the top joint). I didn't see a Dr. just put some anti-bacteria cream on it and a bandage. The skin has almost healed though a pinkish color surrounds it. I am able to move my pinky up and down and able to straighten it out but have a tingly numb sensation. If I accidentally bang it I get a jolt of sharp pain for a couple of minutes then it goes back to just being numb and tingly. Do I need to see a GP or a specialist and have it examined or will/should it heal on its own?

Thanks in advance for any advice
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replied January 22nd, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
It will heal on its own. The most you can take gabapentin.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan


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