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What might the bump in the joint of my finger be?

Possibly ganglion : I have seen this with tumors though and should be examined by your doc. Giant ceel tumor comes to mind. ...Read more

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Joints are parts of the body, formed by the cartilage-covered ends of bones plus the strong, flexible ligaments that attach the bones to one another. Movements at the joints in the body allow the different parts of the body to move in ...Read more

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What are the smooth bumps on my finger joints?

What are the smooth bumps on my finger joints?

Finger joint bumps: Two things: generally thickened, callused epithelial tissue. The other possibility in some folks include viral etiology of warts. ...Read more

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Hard round bump inside finger middle joint no pain but can not wear my ring,bump is moveable side to side .?

Hard round bump inside finger middle joint no pain but can not wear my ring,bump is moveable side to side .?

Cyst: What you describe sounds like a cyst - round, mobile, painless. You can see a surgeon for further evaluation. Good health. ...Read more

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I jammed my finger but never got it checked out now there is a big bump on my joint and its pops when I bent my finger what do I do so its goes away?

I jammed my finger but never got it checked out now there is a big bump on my joint and its pops when I bent my finger what do I do so its goes away?

Hairline Fracture: With a big bump on your joint, it is highly probably that you have a healing hairline fracture. See your physician for an exam, xray, and splint as necessary. ...Read more

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I injured the tip of my baby finger years ago about 3 years ago i developed a large rock hard bump on the joint, what could it be?

I injured the tip of my baby finger years ago about 3 years ago i developed a large rock hard bump on the joint, what could it be?

Joint problem?: This could be an unrecognized joint injury or possibly a sign of arthritis. Get checked out by an orthopaedic surgeon. One in your area can be found at www.Aaos.Org. ...Read more

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I have a hard bump on my joint of my middle finger what is it?

I have a hard bump on my joint of my middle finger what is it?

Which joint?: Depends on which joint it is. This could be anything from a small benign cyst to a bony exostosis or bone growth. If it is tender or is growing, i would recommend evaluation by a health care professional. ...Read more

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Case of arthritis in the wrist or perhaps a joint issue. Bump under skin?

Case of arthritis in the wrist or perhaps a joint issue. Bump under skin?

? ganglion cyst: This could be something called a ganglion cyst. It is a collection of fiuid that outpouches from the sheath that holds a tendon. The sheath can get irritated and form a cyst which has a rubbery consistency. Your doctor should be able to help you if this is what it is. ...Read more

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What could cause wollen joints, and calluses/bumps on fingers?

Many possibilities: Joint swelling is a sign of inflammation. If chronic , it can be related to a systemic cause such as autoimmune disorders (lupus), or age-related degenerative cause (osteoarthritis). If is is self-limited, a minor injury may be the cause. Calluses are caused by chronic pressure. "bumps" could be anything but may indicate chronic joint disease. See your physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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Experiencing joint pain in fibgers and a bump on knuckle painful to touch?

Experiencing joint pain in fibgers and a bump on knuckle painful to touch?

Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read more

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My 1yo has bumps around her joints at times like bug bites, on covered/un areas..They don't bother her & go away w/benadryl. What is this?

My 1yo has bumps around her joints at times like bug bites, on covered/un areas..They don't bother her & go away w/benadryl. What is this?

Difficult to say...: Rashes are undeniably one of the most difficult diagnoses without some visual input. Bumps near joints that go away with Benadryl does not sound serious, bur certainly seems bothersome. Best idea is to take your 1 y/o to the pediatrician, or at least snap a photo on your phone to ask your pediatrician on the next office visit. Is there a dog or kitten in the house? ...Read more

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