Cut on The Finger Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions

Understand cut on the finger symptoms, including 2 causes & common questions.

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Contents

  1. 2 Possible Cut On The Finger Causes
  2. Real-Life Stories
  3. Questions Your Doctor May Ask
  4. Statistics
  5. Related Articles

2 Possible Cut On The Finger Causes

The list below shows results from the use of our quiz by Buoy users who experienced cut on the finger. This list does not constitute medical advice and may not accurately represent what you have.

Wound not requiring stitches

Open wound or cut that does not require stitches

Rarity: Common

Top Symptoms: recent cutting accident, not bleeding or easily-stopped cut, joint cut

Symptoms that always occur with wound not requiring stitches: recent cutting accident, not bleeding or easily-stopped cut

Symptoms that never occur with wound not requiring stitches: deep, jagged, or gaping cut, cut on the face, cut that did not stop bleeding with more than 20 minutes of pressure, cut on the penis, cut on the vagina

Urgency: Self-treatment

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Wound requiring stitches

Open wound or cut that requires stitches

Rarity: Common

Top Symptoms: recent cutting accident, deep, jagged, or gaping cut, cut that did not stop bleeding with pressure, cut that did not stop bleeding with more than 20 minutes of pressure, joint cut

Symptoms that always occur with wound requiring stitches: recent cutting accident

Symptoms that never occur with wound requiring stitches: lightheadedness, shortness of breath, chest pain

Urgency: Hospital emergency room

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Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Cut On The Finger

To diagnose this condition, your doctor would likely ask the following questions:

  • Is your cut bleeding?
  • Is your cut deep, jagged, or gaping?
  • Have you been experiencing dizziness?
  • Have you ever been diagnosed with diabetes?

If you've answered yes to one or more of these questions

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Cut On The Finger Symptom Checker Statistics

People who have experienced cut on the finger have also experienced:

  • 11% Finger Pain
  • 7% Swollen Finger
  • 4% Dizziness

People who have experienced cut on the finger were most often matched with:

  • 85% Wound Requiring Stitches
  • 14% Wound Not Requiring Stitches

Source: Aggregated and anonymized results from Buoy Assistant (a.k.a. the quiz).

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