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Hello there. I had a fracture in my hand a month ago. Now the plaster has been removed. But I'm still unable to straighten up my hand and when I try to do it, it hurts. What shall I do? It's on the same position now as it was when I had the plaster on. I cannot straighten up my hand. It's just stiff. Please help. Thank you.

1 Doctor Answered
Dear lybrate-user, plaster stiffness is a know shortcoming of plastering, and its more problematic in hand, all you need to do is get and X ray done and show it to us, secondly keep your fingers moving gradually, because that will slowly over the effect of plastering and gradually you will gain movement. Thanks.
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