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Painless Lump On My 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
Top of my left wrist only I have a swollen part on the top only. It's not a visible lump. It can only be felt when touched. No injury. No pain?
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-20009006Get a more detailed answer ›
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
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
Iv got a lump on my wrist its quite soft and moveable i think it may be a ganglion..
But just want to know a little more.
Okay so about 6 weeks ago i fell over and smashed my wrist on ground and now there's a big lump on my wrist and it still really hurts and is brusied?
Need x ray: That wrist should be x rayed.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a small lump on my wrist that seems to be from a nerve or bone that is sticking out. What kind of dr specializes in this type of problem?
An orthopedist: An orthopedist could help tell you what it lump is. ...Read more
I popped my large ganglion cyst on my wrist yesterday by bashing it with a book but there is still a lump on my wrist what could this be?
Won't work: bashing it with a book won't get all of it. If it is bothering you (since these are benign lesions, some leave them alone), you either have to have it surgically removed or injected with steroid. ...Read more
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