Hand Wound Monday: Degloved Finger from Ring

From the NSW Institute of Trauma and Injury Management:

Degloved finger from ring after getting finger caught whilst jumping from truck. Note ring under skin. Note vascular compromise.

degloved ring finger
degloved ring from finger wound

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2 thoughts on “Hand Wound Monday: Degloved Finger from Ring

  1. Ouch!
    I saw this once, in my time as an ambulance driver, on a guy who was hanging with his hands on a wooden beam, playing around, when he slipped while his ring got cought on a nail in the beam. Very unlucky, looked the same like on these pictures.

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