What is the prevalence of felons?

Updated: Mar 11, 2021
  • Author: Brandon Stein, MD; Chief Editor: Steven C Dronen, MD, FAAEM  more...
  • Print
Answer

Felons and paronychias account for approximately one third of all hand infections. Thumb and index finger are the most commonly affected digits.


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!