Finger or Thumb Amputation Reattachment. Therefore, if your finger is cut off, surgeons may attempt to reattach the severed digit. When a finger is cut off, the amputated portion of the digit should be wrapped in moist gauze.
Dr. Miller: So if one is to lose a finger or even a thumb, which would be a Dr. Miller: Let's say that a patient or a person cuts off that finger by.
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mean that all or part of a finger is amputated or cut off from the hand. . of people who had successful surgery for a severed finger or thumb.
Next, the surgeon must repair (suture) cut-off tendons, arteries, veins, and nerves. .. I had my thumb cut off by a table saw in between the first the second joint 3.