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Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Unlikely: Such a cyst, if infected, can spread but not usually to the brain or spinal cord. Call your physician if there is spreading redness or increased pain ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Neck: All can be associated with general degenerative changes of the spine. Can be found in many people and are not necessarily specific signs of lets say s ... Read More
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Dr. Guy Fogel
Dr. Guy Fogel answered
44 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Facet cyst: Cysts usually are related to the facet joint and may cause pressure on a nerve. If they do not pressure the nerve then they can be ignored.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
25 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: If it's a cyst in the skin then there is no danger. If it is a cyst coming from the lining of the spinal cord then it could cause problems. Cysts are ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Woltman
30 years experience General Surgery
NO: This generally appears in the arm pits or groin area.
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Dr. Curtis Converse
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Should get treated: It sounds like you are describing a sebaceous cyst (no way to know without having it examined by a Dr) that has become inflamed or infected. If it is ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Do not know: See this site for info on this topic. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/tarlov-cysts/an01603.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
More info, please: I am not sure if you are talking about a skin cyst or a cyst on a vertebra or where...? I'd appreciate more detail about this matter!
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Cyst or defect?: The differential diagnosis for fetal spinal cyst: spina bifia/myelomeningocele (fetal intervention available since moms trial), spinal cord cyst (rare ... Read More

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