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cyst under fingernail

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Keep it clean: Keep it clean. Apply some antiseptic cream and cover with Bandaid.

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Nasty cyst: This is called a "Mucoid cyst." It is really coming from the terminal finger joint below. Surgical removal usually fails because the trouble is in th ... Read More
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Dr. David Nelson
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Get it Checked: It is probably is a simple cyst but get it checked out
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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To better provide: You with useful info, please tell us the location of the cyst on the body. Can re-ask question.
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Dr. Troy Reyna
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Ganglion: Bible cyst is another name for a ganglion cyst. In some cultures the cyst would be smacked with a weighty book like the bible to rupture the cyst and ... Read More
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Dr. Peter Karsant
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Need More Info: Where is it and how large is it? How long has it been present? I would see my pcp.
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Dr. Mark Hoepfner
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Pseudocyst: Pseudocyst is a fluid collection that forms in a person that does not have a cellular cyst wall. It is most commonly used to describe a pancreas fluid ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Not normal anatomy: However, if imaging studies indicate no reason to be concerned about malignancy, and your physician is not concerned, it may be left well enough alone ... Read More
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Dr. Theresa-Ann Clark
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See your doctor: Cyst treatment depends on location, size, and likely recurrence. Often a biopsy is done to confirm that it is benign. Options include doing nothing, r ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Pack
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Over an inch: A 3 cm cyst means it is a little over an inch in size. 2.5 cm is an inch.

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