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EM@3AM: Finger Amputation

A 28-year-old male presents as a transfer from an urgent care with report of left-hand injury. He is a construction worker and was using a table saw when he injured his left hand. The amputated part is wrapped in a plastic bag. He is right-handed. He has extensive injuries to the left hand, including amputation. What’s the next step in your evaluation and treatment?