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A member asked:

how long does it the swelling at the ganglion cyst excision site to go down?

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Dr. Scott Keith
Podiatry 44 years experience
Good Luck.: There is really no way of knowing for sure. Factors influencing post-operative swelling include, age, location, size, activity level and tissue disruption from the surgery are just a few. Some never swell and some can swell for extended periods. Follow the post-operative instructions and avoid over use until the wound can get a good start at healing.

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