A member asked:

Should i get a second aspiration of my ganglion cyst?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Steven Brown answered

Specializes in Hand Surgery

No: Aspiration of ganglion cysts has a low success rate, if the first aspiration was unsuccessful i would not recommend a second attempt. If the ganglion is symptomatic surgery for excision would be the next recommendation. Seek the advice of a hand surgeon.

Answered 12/8/2015



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