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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Not a danger: The RSI may be related to the ganglion. If your evaluation is otherwise OK would not be concerned.

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Cyst on the finger a sign of joint problem in the finger mostly arthitisit could cuase sharp pain. Thank you.
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Both: Hand coild get all kind of arthitis including these two and others kind of arthitis. Thank you.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See a surgeon: There are many ways to treat ganglion cyst in the wrist area, one of them aspiration, if did not work the second step to go and see hand surgeon for ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Enna
20 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Very common: A ganglion on the finger is quite common. It is benign and does not require surgey. If you find it unsightly and/or if it is painful, you can have it ... Read More
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Dr. Troy Reyna
44 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Yes: Not personal, but have removed several. Surgery is straightforward. If on wrist can be done by general or pediatric surgeon. If on finger would recomm ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Joe
Dr. Keith Joe answered
19 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopaedic: You can see a general orthopaedic surgeon or a hand surgeon for this.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
58 years experience Neurology
NO: 'ganglion' is related to the tendon sheath ant not the nerves.
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Dr. Leon Katz
Dr. Leon Katz answered
29 years experience Bariatrics
Give it time: Just give it a few more days and see that the tingling gets better. In case the tingling doesn't get better please contact the surgeon who removed you ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Numbness is not but-: -if there was a lot of swelling of the finger it can peel like a sunburn. Re-check with your surgeon. He is the one familiar with you and your surgery ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Yes: The cyst could be impinging on nerve causing numbness.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
19 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes but.: It can, but i would have it done in a sterile setting if it were my finger under controlled setting, less infectious risk, more bleeding control and p ... Read More
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