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A 46-year-old female asked:

I recently had curettage and bone graft surgery on my left femur. i now have a bone cyst. will this require further surgery?

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Dr. Felix Brizuela
Neurology 33 years experience
No.: As long as the cyst, is not causing any problems, such as pain, inability to walk, pinching a nerve etc, there is no need to do anything about it.
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