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Scar massage: Swelling following surgery is quite common. Stiffness is also a common complaint. Physical therapy (or hand therapy) can be beneficial in improving wrist motion and swelling. Scar massage and desensitization exercises can be helpful to reduce swelling and sensitivity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Commonly associated with trauma or arthritis the joint capsule becomes stretched. As the body produces additional synovial fluid to lubricate the joint the loosened joint capsule stretches and fills with fluid...The gnaglion. As the body produces more or less the size of the ganglion will fluctuate. Best ...Read more
Will the swelling at incision site go away after stitches are removed? Picture on file Ganglion Cyst Removed July 10,2014
My daughter has a ganglion cyst on herwrist. She is a competitive gymnast? What can be done to mange pain or reduce swelling?
If a ganglion cycst ruptures and cause severe pain swelling and heat do i need to he concerned it is on the wrist and was the size of a golf ball?
I was diagnosed with ganglion cyst on bottom of big toe. After 1 week cyst is no longer painful & swelling gone down. Will pain come back?
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?
I have a ganglion cyst in my right wrist . Doctor said its harmless and not to worry . But its kind of round swelling . How will it go back ?
I had a ganglion cyst removed on thursday of this week, my hand is swollen, what can I do to treat the swelling.?
Elevation: Elevation and gentle digital range of motion are a few simple steps to help decrease swelling (edema). Proper elevation typical consists of placing the hand above the level of the heart (e.g. Left chest) to allow gravity to facilitate the edema control. A tight postoperative dressing may also be carefullly loosened. If you were placed in a splint, you should wear as instructed by your doc. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more