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what type of dr should I see for a ganglion cyst on my foot

A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Ganglion cyst: If big and interfere with wearing shoes. Have it removed.

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A female asked:
Dr. Rick Pospisil
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Foot cyst: Get an appt with either a podiatry surgeon or general orthopedic surgeon
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes they supposed to: If the injection done by your specialist usually we mix two medication together, novocain (procaine) and steroid, when the novocain (procaine) wear of ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marybeth Crane
26 years experience Podiatry
Ganglion cyst: Usually a cyst will start soft then harden as it gets bigger. You need an X-ray and ultrasound to confirm it’s not a fracture fragment, tumor or bone ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Muscle, tendons: Soft tissue means anything other than the bone and thus usually means muscles , tendons , or even fascia. You need to ask him more about how to deal ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Consult with : Your surgeon....Ice the area until you see him without getting the wound wet.
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A female asked:
Dr. Stanley Katz
46 years experience Dermatology
See dermatologist: lesion should be evaluated by a dermatologist or podiatrist, esp if present for a while and increasing in size
A female asked:
Dr. Fateh Entabi
12 years experience General Surgery
Depends on the pain: Ganglion cyst is frequently associated with other problems in the joint that are causing the pain. However, give it a minimum of 6 weeks before thinki ... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Schaner
22 years experience Plastic Surgery
Near normal: Ganglion cyst excision is typically very well tolerated. The symptoms that you were experiencing preop restively will likely improve. However, as with ... Read More
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