Mallet finger swan neck deformity

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Hello, my name is Michael. Couple years ago i had my little finger broken in DIP  section. Tendon was torn with fragment of bone. I had surgery with Kirschner wire but it didnt help. About a year ago i have noticed that my finfer is now bent up. I discovered that its called swan neck deformity. I started to feel pain in that deformed finger that follows me every day. Did someone have a similar problem? Can fusion of DIP joint can release me from constant pain in that unlucky finger? Is this surgery decreasing mobility? Or is there other way of treatment? Best wishes and thank you for your reply.

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    I would have the distal interphalangeal joint fused.

    On a little finger, this should not be disabling unless you use your pinky in some special way.

    My index finger DIP is fused for 30 years, no pain, no difficuty adjusting,

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