What Do Painful Finger Tips And Toes Mean?

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Repair of webbed fingers or toes is surgery to fix webbing of the toes, fingers, or both. The middle and ring fingers or the second and third toes are most often affected.


Alternative Names

Web finger repair; Web toe repair; Syndactyly repair


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This procedure is done using general anesthesia. The patient is asleep and pain-free.

The health care provider will mark the areas of skin that need repair.

The surgeon cuts the skin, then lifts up small flaps in the web and at the sides of...

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