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A 28-year-old member asked:

I had a ganglion cyst removed on the top of my wrist over two months ago sever swelling and loss of feeling in hand still?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery 27 years experience
Could be normal: You may have persistent swelling, but this should start to improve. Howvever, if your entire hand is numb, you need to discuss with your surgeon.
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Dr. Troy Reyna
Pediatric Surgery 46 years experience
Parasthesia: Would go back and see your surgeon. Most swelling should be gone by six weeks.
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