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14 year old son has a large painless lump in his wrist?

14 year old son has a large painless lump in his wrist?

Overuse injury: It most likely is a "ganglion cyst" especially if it is located on the top part of your child's wrist. These cyst are not harmful and are often painless. Usually these cysts are caused from overuse - typing, video games, texting, etc. If it grows bigger after limiting the above activities, you should see your pediatrician to verify the diagnosis. ...Read more

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Hit side of my wrist and lower hand very hard on solid door have hard lump sticking out not sore can move wrist fully what could this be?

Hit side of my wrist and lower hand very hard on solid door have hard lump sticking out not sore can move wrist fully what could this be?

Maybe ganglion?: An outpouching from the tendon sheath. Most commonly on the dorsal surface of the wrist. If it doesn't bother you leave it be. Otherwise go see a hand orthopedist. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my hand near my wrist . I have no pain what so ever .doc did xray saw nothing on bone she said its on top of a tissue. What is this??

I have a lump on my hand near my wrist . I have no pain what so ever .doc did xray saw nothing on bone she said its on top of a tissue. What is this??

Ganglion cyst?: See if this description fits: www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ganglion-cyst/multimedia/ganglion-cyst/img-20009006

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White lump on my wrist. What could this be?

White lump on my wrist. What could this be?

Ganglion cyst: Most bumps on the dorsal side of the wrist are gangklion cysts. These are outpouchings of joint fluid from the wrist the wrist joint, which present as soft, moveable bumps. On occasion they can be painful. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my wrist but it doesn't hurt. What is it and what can be done about it?

I have a lump on my wrist but it doesn't hurt.  What is it and what can be done about it?

Best to ask your Dr.: That's good that you have a lump or cyst on your wrist that isn't bothering you. Your doctor can better answer what you should do and can do in case you want to remove it. Plus it would be good for your doctor to measure the size of your lump/cyst, and document how it looks. ...Read more