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Finger, Hand, Soft-Tissue Injury

Finger, Hand and Soft-Tissue Injury, Symptoms and Causes

A soft-tissue injury is damage to the muscles, ligaments and tendons.

Finger/Hand Soft-Tissue Injuries Symptoms

The main symptoms of injuries to the soft tissues of the finger and hand include pain, swelling, bruising and damage.

Finger/Hand Soft-Tissue Injuries Causes

Many activities can lead to soft-tissue damage of muscles, ligaments, and tendons. The result can be pain, swelling, bruising, and damage. Soft-tissue injuries are classified as the following:

  • Contusions (bruises)
  • Sprains
  • Tendonitis
  • Bursitis
  • Stress injuries
  • Strains