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There’s Treatment for Ganglion Cysts

Posted by Jessica Stull, M.D. on Apr 8, 2019 7:57:00 AM

When we rely so much on our hands – to do, well, almost everything – it’s especially worrisome when something about them isn’t right. Ganglion cysts certainly have their place on the list of the many worrisome ailments we can experience in our hands and wrists. These nodules of swollen tissue rise up from inside the joints, most commonly those on the hands and wrists. Growing out of the joint’s supporting tissues, such as ligaments, the cysts are filled with a thick fluid similar to the fluid that lubricates the joint itself. 

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Topics: are ganglion cysts cancerous, ganglion cysts, how are ganglion cysts treated

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